Monday, August 25, 2014

Front Five - 25.08.14

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


according to sources, the deal has been reached as a result of direct talk between Sexton, IRFU chief executive Philip Browne and his Leinster counterpart Mick Dawson 

Ruairidh O'Connor - Irish Independent 

Sonny Bill Williams looks set to be included... after being granted a special dispensation 

Sonny Bill Williams set for All Blacks' end of year tour squad

The Guardian (via Australian AP) 

the speed at which they play is amazing to watch, even with Richie McCaw finally having a ref put some manners on him

From the Bottom of the Ruck

Australian rugby yet again is stuck under a ghastly big black cloud

Greg Growden - ESPN 

Thankfully, Stade Francais outhalf Jules Plisson was alert to this little car


There was a tragic miniature car accident in the Top14 this weekend

Will Slattery - The Score 

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