Thursday, May 14, 2015

Front Five - 14.05.15

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


"I'm a very ambitious and driven person. I want to win every time I play."

Briggs: We can become the first host nation to win the World Cup

Cian Treacy - Irish Independent

This cleared the 23-year-old for the seasonal run-in, beginning with next Saturday’s final regular season game away to Glasgow.

Iain Henderson cleared to play after red card rescinded

Gerry Thornley - Irish Times

“We know what Warren is like...he enjoys playing a few mind games.
Chris Hewett - (English) Independent

“Not only will we be playing in two world-class venues, but we will do it in the beautiful San Francisco Bay Area." - USA Rugby chief Nigel Melville


"It’s been a fantastic season for Ireland and winning my 100th cap during the Six Nations [against Wales] was really special, so this tops it off nicely."


Paul O'Connell bags another award in a season to remember

Patrick McCarry -

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