Monday, May 04, 2015

Front Five - 04.05.15

Start your day with five eye-catching egg-chasing quotes & links from around the ruggersphere.
Danny Jones RIP
Later today on HoR...
our Clérmont v Toulon writeup
is titled "Abendanon Chip"


The Keighley Cougars player has died after suffering a suspected cardiac arrest during a game.

Welsh rugby in state of mourning as Danny Jopnes dies from cardiac arrest during game

Ben Kiely -

"One of the two (O'Connell or Vermeulen) will be at Toulon" (translation)

Paul O’Connell rumours stoked by Toulon president Boudjellal

Gerry Thornley - Irish Times

It's a tough rule to police, and shows how coaches have been able to find small holes in the rules which they are able to exploit.
Ben Strang - Rugby Heaven

Piutau sustained a medial ligament injury to his knee that will put him out of action for six weeks.
RTÉ Rugby

One of the things that pissed me off most about having to retire was not the money was the recognition that this new competition was the real deal.

Brigands who butchered Heineken Cup will strangle international rugby

Neil Francis - Irish Independent

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