Monday, January 19, 2015

Front Five - 19.01.15

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

Check back around lunchtime
for our Leinster v Castres writeup
which is titled "Taking A Load Off"

The grumblers, whose din had been growing since November, have been silenced for now.

Leinster recapture form at just right time

Gavin Cummisky - Irish Times

Connacht will need results elsewhere to go there way to reach the last eight now.

Henshaw scare as Chiefs leave Connacht's Euro hopes on brink

Declan Rooney - Irish Independent

Assuming they avoid each other in the open draw, I think St. Michael’s, Blackrock, Clongowes and Belvedere will occupy the last four 
Charlie Butler - SportsNewsIreland

With Joe Launchbury...unlikely to return to serious rugby much before the end of April, the engine-room partnership that performed so magnificently in last year’s Six Nations is completely broken. 
Chris Hewett - (English) Independent

Social media has opened the way for sports men and women to divulge opinions, images and sometimes idiotic utterances that would hitherto never have come to light.

Top 10 Names in Rugby to Follow on Twitter in 2015

Danny Coyle - Bleacher Report

Feel free to share any interesting links you spot yourself about t’internet by email, Twitter, Facebook, Google+, blog comment or carrier pigeon – whatever works for you. JLP
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