Friday, August 08, 2014

Front Five - 08.08.14

Start your day with five eye-catching egg-chasing quotes & links from around the ruggersphere.

Ireland 9/2 (began at between 20/1 and 40/1)

Ferns still the favourites, say bookmakers

John Birch -

"The PA announcer deserves a mention for ... how he managed to make New Zealand fly-half Kelly Brazier sound like Kelly Brassiere!"

WRWC: Ireland 17: New Zealand 14 – Priceless!

Gayl - WestTerraceView

"As a group we’ve changed and it brings a lot of freshness and a lot of excitement around the place.” 
John Fallon - Irish Times

"We had our strategy, we had our gameplan, and we very much so believed in it." 
(interview begins at 5:18) 
Second Captains

Maybe Leinster’s new tactic for Europe next year is to either blind their opponent or try to make them violently ill.


Our Definitive Ranking Of The 2014-15 Provincial Rugby Jerseys

Ben Kiely -

Feel free to share any interesting links you spot yourself about t’internet by email, Twitter, Facebook, Google+, blog comment or carrier pigeon – whatever works for you. JLP


Taken by JLP from RDS press box on Nov 16, 2019