Sunday, January 04, 2015

Front Five - 04.01.15

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

As expected Leinster put the squeeze on 14-man Ulster at the start of the second half, but the try which came three minutes after the restart was quite unexpected.

Ulster brushed aside by Leinster in Dublin

Richard Mulligan - Belfast Newslerrer

The beauty of a Rugby World Cup is that it is big without being uncontrollable.

This year is all about World Cup success and 2023 bid

Brendan Fanning - Irish Independent

"If you get to know and understand the people you represent it gives you a sense of pride to play for those people" 
Newstalk - Off The Ball

...the key point is the powerful Kiwi coach will now have formal authority to exclude future exiles if he so wishes. 
Simon Thomas - WalesOnline

Is it time to get excited about Jack Conan yet?

Jack Conan Simply Bulldozes Through Paddy Jackson

Mark Farrelly -

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