Friday, September 12, 2014

Front Five - 12.09.14

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

Later today here on HarpinOnRugby...Leinster team announcement and preview of tomorrow's clash with the Scarlets 

"...he has played in a number of positions, he is an unbelievable goal-kicker, he’s incredibly valuable to the squad." - Matt O'Connor

Madigan has tough decisions to make

Cillian O'Conchur - Emerald Rugby

If breathalysers could be adapted...concussion could potentially be detected within 5 or 10 minutes of the injury.

Sports concussion 'breathalyser' proposed

Jonathan Webb -

Leinster’s average gate ... was only 43 lower than that of the Ospreys, Scarlets and Dragons combined. 
Andy Howell - WalesOnline

Our suggestion is for three Divisions to be created of 16 teams

"Joe has shown the ability to adapt, to bring through players when others are lost to injury and still win a Six Nations championship."

Denis Hickie has high hopes for World Cup

Gavin Cummiskey - Irish Times

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