Sunday, March 15, 2015

Front Five - 15.03.15

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

Best of luck to the Triple Crown-chasing Irish women today...

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the best game of what had been a disappointing championship might make New Zealand coach Steve Hansen reconsider his comments about the future of rugby and its lack of attacking play.

Heroic Wales beat Ireland as Warren Gatland outwits Joe Schmidt

Andy Howell - WalesOnline

"Ireland won't be much different to France - they have a big pack and they will try to take the game to us up front." - Welsh Women's coach Rhys Edwards

Taylor to hit half-century in Wales' Irish encounter

South Wales Argus

It finished with an unfinished question, about going back to the drawing board, or not as the case will prove, which didn’t exactly warm Schmidt’s cockles.
Gavin Cummiskey - Irish Times

We created 12 line breaks but to only convert three obviously is frustrating and I think the boys are frustrated in the changing room.
Steve James - Telegraph

"George Hook will always blame Ulster for Irish pitfalls. He forgets his hero ROG was born in America." - @Jason_McVicker

George Hook slated on Twitter for calling Jared Payne a 'second rate foreign player'

Irish Independent

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