Start your day with five eye-catching egg-chasing quotes & links from around the ruggersphere.
Later today here on HarpinOnRugby...our Connacht v Leinster writeup is titled "How The West Wasn't Won"
"He does that step every day in training and no one can touch him even though they know it’s coming." - John Muldoon
Kieran Marmion grasps his chance to impress Joe Schmidt
Gerry Thornley - Irish Times
the Irish Independent understands Connacht's early-season form has been rewarded by the addition of Nathan White and Mick Kearney to the (Ireland training) squad
O'Brien fears grow as Schmidt plots ahead
Ruaidhri O'Connor - Irish Independent
Laura Guest...has now won ten Interpro titles during her 12 years as a Munster squad member.
Alison Donnelly - Scrumqueens.com
"I carry the burden of shame and disappointment and I am deeply apologetic to my team, to my family, and also the New Zealand public."
Campbell Burnes, Nigel Yalden - NZ Herald
Remember him? The wee man has still got it.
Peter Stringer Starts And Finishes Superb Bath Try Against Leicester
Paul Ring - Balls.ie