Monday, May 11, 2015

Front Five - 11.05.15

Start your day with five eye-catching egg-chasing quotes & links from around the ruggersphere.
Later today on HarpinOnRugby
our Leinster v Treviso writeup
is a little bit different this week and
has the title "Leinster's Newest Fan"


Mental toughness and an ability to deliver when not 100 per cent is not something everyone is born with and that is why not everyone has an ability to overcome adversity and play sport at the highest level.

Painful truth is that players rarely function at 100 per cent

Conor O'Shea - Irish Independent

The topsy-turvy nature of the contest made for a compelling if imperfect spectacle, where the tension compensated adequately for the liberal sprinkling of errors.

Lansdowne edge champions in tense, compelling showdown

John O'Sullivan - Irish Times

Sexton and Racing drop to sixth in the Top 14, inside the play-off spots, with regular season games against La Rochelle [away] and Castres [home] still to come.
Murray Kinsella -

The import, who qualifies for Wales through his mother, arrived from New Zealand last autumn and has since signed a National Dual Contract.
Andy Howell - WalesOnline


Another Classic Nick ‘Honey Badger’ Cummins Post Match Interview One Liner

Feel free to share any interesting links you spot yourself about t’internet by email, Twitter, Facebook, Google+, blog comment or carrier pigeon – whatever works for you. JLP
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Taken by JLP from RDS press box on Nov 16, 2019