Wednesday, December 03, 2014

Front Five - 03.12.14

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

Later today here on HarpinOnRugby...
a look at some of the 
rugby podcasts out there

The service at Fisherwick Presbyterian Church in Belfast also heard...about a man who, after hanging up his rugby boots, eschewed the prospects of a glittering medical career in the UK to work as a surgeon in Zambia for over 30 years.

Rugby greats pay tribute to Jack Kyle

RTE Rugby

"I take player welfare very seriously and we do monitor things carefully but there was no way in the world that these boys were not going to play against Leinster,"

Conor O'Shea: No rest for Harlequins' England stars

Mick Cleary - Telegraph

In light of O’Callaghan’s unblemished career and conduct, they suspended him for two weeks up to and including Sunday, December 14th. 
Gerry Thornley - Irish Times

"...the versatility of our backs is important because we have a small squad compared to other teams, so guys need to be able to move around." - Pat Lam 
Daragh Small - Irish Independent

Documents show BLK debts had "accumulated over several years of non payment by the SRU clearly due to the lack of funds."

Samoan Rugby Union faces lawsuit from uniform supplier

Michael Field -

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Note - views expressed in "Front Five" links do not necessarily reflect those of HarpinOnRugby


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