Wednesday, May 27, 2015

Front Five - 27.05.15

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

Later today on HarpinOnRugby...
the "unriggable raffle" is back

“coming home from school and putting on 101 best tries for about five years, instead of doing my homework and I remember all these tries from that generation where I got an appreciation for it.”

Shane Jennings thrilled to be leading out the Baa Baas against Ireland

Gerry Thornley - Irish Times

It’s taken a lot longer than expected, but Michael Bent has come into his own this season.

5 Irish players who have a big opportunity to impress against the Barbarians

Neil Treacy -

"You learn from your mistakes and that's what we're going to hopefully do. We're going to correct that."
STV Sport

The Saint who is a sinner. The headline refuses to die.
Mick Cleary - Telegraph

Brad Thorn’s retirement from rugby has seen one of the games greatest ever enforcers step down from the sport.

7 Times Brad Thorn Proved He Was The Ultimate Enforcer

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