Monday, March 23, 2015

Front Five -23.03.15

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

Later today on HarpinOnRugby...
our #SCOvIRL writeup is titled "Best Of The Six"


A second Championship and Triple Crown in three years were the rewards for Niamh Briggs and her team-mates who were at their clinical best throughout this one-sided game.

Ireland obliterate Scotland to win Six Nations

RTÉ Rugby

The players put their bodies on the line, but they move according to plans laid out at Carton House. When it works, Ireland are a joy to watch and a nightmare to play against.

IRFU must make Schmidt an offer he can't refuse

Ruaidhri O'Connor - Irish Independent

If all three games had kicked off at the same time, you probably wouldn’t have had the same torrent of tries and you wouldn’t have had the same mounting tension or the same crescendo-like conclusion.
Simon Thomas - WalesOnline

A vocal advocate of same-sex marriages, Pocock approached Joubert twice in the final 15 minutes, upset at what the referee deemed to be “pretty aggressive comments” from the Waratahs.
Darren Walton - The Roar

Massive credit to the French for the way they fronted up for this game and for the way they played, compared to a few other countries.

Mike Brown Is Definitely Bitter About The Way Ireland Won The Six Nations

PJ Browne -

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