Thursday, May 21, 2015

Front Five - 21.05.15

Start your day with five eye-catching egg-chasing quotes & links from around the ruggersphere.
I still can't work out Lancaster's logic.  Does "just one thing" mean "playing your best players"?


"I've certainly looked at it and I wouldn't do it again," Madigan admits of what was the 14-point swing turnaround in the game.

Madigan vows not to change his daring approach

David Kelly - Irish Independent

In the absence of any summer tour, Munster’s place in the play-offs is bonus territory for them and, with the World Cup in mind, for a host of their players – especially Ryan.

Relieved Donnacha Ryan happy to be fighting fit with Munster

Gerry Thornley - Irish Times

If we were to score five tries but lose because the defence was poor or loose or undisciplined then we’’d change the way we play."
Murray Kinsella -

We have the first chance now for a long time, in my opinion, for England to be successful. We don’t want to jeopardise that for one thing.
Robert Kitson - The Guardian

"This is either a grown man a long way away or a little MacGyver that's got all the tricks"

The Honey Badger vs The Scout – More Gold From Nick Cummins

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