Sunday, April 19, 2015

Front Five - 19.04.15

Start your day with five eye-catching egg-chasing quotes & links from around the ruggersphere.
Congrats to Clérmont, Gloucester & Edinburgh
for reaching European finals...
now to see who joins them!!!
Bon voyage to all Leinster fans bound for Marseille


It was warm. It was exhausting. But Clermont piled into their tackles to the very end.

Wall of sound inspires Clermont to redemption

Eddie Butler - Irish Independent

Darren Sweetnam's late breakaway try capped off a superb afternoon's work from the defending champions as they gave departing head coach Tom Tierney a winning send-off at Temple Hill.

Cork Con secure Bateman Cup crown with victory over Clontarf

RTÉ Sport

I get that they want the European final the day before the Champions cup final, but why on a Friday??
Rich Church-Keen - #rugbyunited blog

American football (is) played with intentional head-to-head contact, whereas almost every head knock in rugby is accidental.
Hugh Godwin - (English) Independent

It’d be fair to say that Conor Murray did not see this coming.

Felix Jones Rules Conor Murray When It Comes To Wrestling Moves

PJ Browne -

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