Saturday, February 07, 2015

Front Five - 07.02.15

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

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Against Leicester, Henderson displayed a new appetite for the game, his physicality raised to new levels

Hungry Iain Henderson looking to add more bite to Ireland’s Six Nations defence

Richard Mulligan - Belfest Newsletter

True to the Azzuri tradition Italy were a fiercely competitive and physical, but composure and tactical nous gave Ireland the upper hand

Fitzpatrick bags brace to kick-start Briggs reign

Kate Rowan - Irish Independent

The quality of rugby produced was a credit to both teams as the muddy surface and wintry weather made for heavy underfoot conditions
RTE Sport

"Is anyone held accountable for the medical professionals failure to protect the welfare of a player? #georgenorth" - Niall Breslin
Paul Fennessy -

Hook has schtick. And these days, schtick isn’t enough.

Six Nations 2015: Last call for Mr Hook

Malachy Clerkin - Irish Times

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