Sunday, June 07, 2015

Front Five - 07.06.15

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

Best of luck to the Irish Men's 7s
in the knockout stages today
(they have already advanced to the semifinals)

Tomás Quinlan, Ireland’s hero in their first game against Argentina, put the game beyond doubt with a penalty in the 78th minute

Ireland go two from two at World U20 Championship

RTÉ Rugby

Back in November 2005, Collins along with the rest of the All Blacks paid a visit to Letterkenny in memory of Gallaher.

Why Jerry Collins Had A Special Connection With Donegal

Conor O'Leary -

Newly-announced captain Tom Daly led by example in the opening pool clash with Turkey, scoring two tries and kicking four conversions as Ireland powered to a 43-5 victory.

...the introduction of (Brock) James with 20 minutes to go turned the tide as he kicked a late penalty and a drop goal
Sky Sports

Georgia Page has been lauded online as the 'Rugby War Goddess'

Female rugby player breaks nose, continues playing, proceeds to tackle two more players

Rose Troup Buchanan - (English) Independent

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