Thursday, January 01, 2015

Front Five - New Year's Day 2015

Start your 2015 with five eye-catching egg-chasing quotes & links from around the ruggersphere.

Happy New Year!
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of the top HoR matches of 2014
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Leinster are believed to be angling for a deal to bring the exciting young Irish international east, with Dominic Ryan purportedly being offered in part exchange.

Committed Connacht star Henshaw shrugs off transfer talk to praise Lam

David Kelly - Irish Indepndent

“(Pienaar) is a key player for us and we want him to be 100 per cent when he is on the pitch and not hobbling about,” added Doak, hinting that they would not be taking risks with their star man.

Injuries and sickness take Ulster to the brink

Richard Mulligan - Belfast Newsletter

We have, with much difficulty, compiled a list of referees from World Cup countries who refereed Test matches in 2014.

Boudjellal told the newspaper La Provence: “We aren’t discounting the eventuality of going after these two supporters in court for false testimonies.” 
The Guardian

it's a puc not a hurling shot!

Paul O’Connell Takes It Upon Himself To Correct BT Sport After Hurling Faux Pas

Conor Neville -

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