Tuesday, August 26, 2014

Front Five - 26.08.14

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


"I think he made the original decision in anger, and the IRFU have been working to get him back from the minute he decided to leave. "

David Kelly - Irish Independent 

20 centrally contracted players will train 5 days a week during the season 

England's rugby women to be paid to play with Rio Olympics in mind

The Guardian (via Press Association) 

... if an optimally managed Sexton is just 5% better than he would otherwise be, it will be money well spent 

Whiff of Cordite - The Rugby Nerd's Blog

Despite his injury, Jones has not given up on adding to his international caps

Gareth Rogers - WalesOnline 

Nick Cummins confused Japan last week with his first television interview 


Lost in translation moment as Japanese magazine fails spectacularly with "Honey Badger" nickname


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