Friday, January 30, 2015

Front Five - 30.01.15

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

Later today on HarpinOnRugby...
our Wolfhounds v Saxons preview

So the Super Bowl isn't the only game between two teams with silly names packed with superstars this weekend after all.

Opportunity knocks as Wolfhounds get chance to bare teeth

Ruaidhri O'Connor - Irish Independent

"I’m not saying I would have been selected, but watching the November series, watching Munster playing the Champions Cup and stuff like that, it’s been really tough this year"

Keith Earls eager to grab opportunity to stake Ireland claim

Simon Lewis - Irish Examiner

Rugby Onslaught

(Sene Naoupu) qualified to play for Ireland on residency last year and Briggs says: “She’s a very good player and brings a bit of flair, something different to the squad.” 
Sarah Mockford - Rugby World

...what’s absolutely certain is that the former Counties Manukau and Samoa under-20s tight-head is a whole lot of prop.

Heavyweight France prop Uini Atonio is the biggest bopper in world rugby

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