Wednesday, January 07, 2015

Front Five - 07.01.15

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

Later today here on HarpinOnRugby...
the latest thoughts of Big Joe Shep

He should receive the all-clear for a return to full contact work from a Parisian neurologist, Dr Jean-François Cherman, the week before the French game.

Jonathan Sexton on course to return in time for France game

Gerry Thornley - Irish Times

What Leinster hope is that he will adapt and grow in blue and add more and more over the course of his three-year contract.

Douglas feels at home after tough Leinster induction

Ruaidhri O'Connor - Irish Independent

"I think (Madigan) has his nose in front (for Irish 10)" - Brendan Fanning 
Down The Blind Side (podcast)

"I've noticed that sometimes he'll miss a conversion or a penalty and his head will drop a little bit... whereas other guys will just throw it aside and get on with the game." 
BBC Sport

It's been called the oldest trick in the book, but somehow he executed it well enough to drive over.

Ian Madigan's sneaky quick tap try against Ulster


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