Sunday, February 08, 2015

Front Five - 08.02.15

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


Where Wales sparkled and England shone, Ireland could only glower in the gloom of uninspired, guileless first-half attacking play.

Victory in Rome for Ireland

Talking Rugby Union

Professionals are now built for hard knocks, but it is the casualty list in youth rugby that is causing the most concern.

Crunch game: The increasing toughness of rugby

Kim Bielenberg - Irish Independent

The WRU have reported that North is currently symptom free but that retrospective video review of the second incident identified the mechanism of injury which was previously unsighted on the field of play.
Rugby Week

Armitage’s chances of turning out in all white again, let alone playing in the Rugby World Cup, may well hinge on the verdict.
The Observer

Bet she brings a high-vis vest with her next time she approaches the pitch.

Camille Lopez smashed a ball-girl in win v Scotland

Kevin McGillicuddy -

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