Tuesday, March 24, 2015

Front Five - 24.03.15

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


"It's unusual in the sense that, usually, we'd have two Pro12 games in the run-up to Europe where guys coming off the Six Nations can take a breath. It's a very short breath this year"

Leinster won't rush Ireland stars back ahead of Bath clash - Cullen

Cian Tracey - Irish Independent

"Whether we won or lost the championship, it wasn’t going to be because Tom wasn’t appointed until December. It was going to be because we weren’t good enough or because we didn’t play well enough.”

Victorious captain Niamh Briggs not content with success

Malachy Clerkin - Irish Times

We may not see a weekend of more entertaining or tense rugby again this year.
Junoir Blaber - Rugby WrapUp

At the weekend Pocock stepped up when match official Craig Joubert failed to act.
James Norman - The Guardian

'Oh, sorry, am I in your way?'

Anyone else spot Mike Ross using his head to set up Paul O'Connell's try?

Patrick McCarry - SportsJOE.ie

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