Monday, April 20, 2015

Front Five - 20.04.15

Start your day with five eye-catching egg-chasing quotes & links from around the ruggersphere.
Nicholas Tooth RIP
Later today on HarpinOnRugby...
our Toulon v Leinster writeup is titled "Turnaround"


“There was no foul play, nothing untoward about it at all, sadly it was just a very tragic accident." - Quirindi Lions president Charles Murray

Rugby union player Nicholas Tooth dies after head injury in NSW grade match

The Guardian

“A lot of people had written us off coming into this game but we will back ourselves to go anywhere and beat anybody.”

Matt O’Connor proud of Leinster’s effort despite defeat to Toulon

Irish Times

"We left opportunities out there in the first 40. We had position and momentum to get more return than we did."
Irish Independent

In a statement the Chiefs confirmed that Cruden will see a surgeon on Wednesday to arrange a knee reconstruction in the coming weeks.

The Toulon experiment is funded by Mourad’s millions but at this stage it has developed into so much more than just a collection of galacticos.

If people ever tell you Toulon only care about money, show them this clip

Will Slattery -

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