Tuesday, March 17, 2015

Front Five - St Patrick's Day 2015

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

Beannachtaí Lá Fhéile Phádraig daoibh go léir.

Best of luck to all Irish schools involved in cup finals today!

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Tradition will certainly be on Belvo’s side for this showpiece, but Roscrea have already upset the odds to make the decider.

Tipperary school’s history bid in Leinster Schools’ Senior Cup

Daire Walsh - Irish Examiner

...a win would spark huge celebrations for the school attended by Ireland captain and 100-capper Paul O’Connell.

Ardscoil Rís aim to pick up title at third attempt against Rockwell

Irish Times

Ulster Rugby stars Chris Henry and Roger Wilson have lent their former schools some support ahead of (today)'s exciting final.
Ali Gordon - Belfast Telegraph

This makes the Rugby World Cup group of death even more interesting, with Australia now the third ranked side in the group!
Scotty - Super Rugby Tips

“[I wrote that] Ireland are there for the taking and if Gatland gets his strategy right, Wales will win on Saturday.”

Neil Francis defends controversial Warren Gatland comments following backlash

Paul Fennessy - The42.ie

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