Tuesday, March 10, 2015

Front Five - 10.03.15

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

Later today on HarpinOnRugby...
a guest post from a new contributor


“Gordon (D'Arcy) has obviously been an unbelievable servant for Irish rugby. He’s back fit. He’s back playing for Leinster again. I wouldn’t rule him out for future consideration.” - Mick Kearney

Sexton, Heaslip, O’Brien and Payne all likely to be available to face Wales

John O'Sullivan - Irish Times

In truth, neither Cistercian College Roscrea or Newbridge College deserved to lose

Trayers thrills as Roscrea seal final berth at second bite

Cian Tracey - Irish Independent

Gatland was actually well within his rights to hurl a few barbs Ireland’s way...but those hurled back were risible, with one Irish columnist saying Gatland was as “snappy as a menopausal warthog”.
Steve James - Telegraph

I am impressed by (Abd Alhaq Faiz's) drive and passion for the sport, and in his contribution to helping in any way possible to work towards peace through sports rather than by war.
Mike Alvarez - Rugby Nation

"England fail to exit pool in World Cup ...Not the words we want to hear during #RWC2015"

A tweet from the World Rugby CEO has sent Wales into a bit of a panic

Will Slattery - The42.ie

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