Wednesday, June 17, 2015

Front Five - 17.06.15

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

A few sombre themes in today's Front 5 
though we tried to finish with something lighthearted

Busy day today here at HoR

Liveblog of Rugby Champions Cup draw here

Stream of Uruguay v Emerging Ireland here

The squad, including senior Ireland internationals Rhys Ruddock, Jack Conan and Rob Herring, were ordered not to leave the hotel while wild animals prowled the streets.

Irish rugby squad shocked by deadly impact of Tbilisi floods

Matt Lloyd - Irish Times

A plethora of past and present rugby rugby stars...rubbed shoulders with young and old from all walks of life to celebrate and mourn the short life of a man nicknamed 'The King of Porirua'.

Jerry Collins funeral: Tributes flow, legend tried to protect daughter in fatal crash

Deidre Mussen & Michael Forbes -

"It was an extraordinary 24 hours and a dragged out for two or three months,"
Declan Whooley - Irish Independent

Bastareaud read negative comments posted on a website by anonymous users
Jack de Menezes - (English) Independent

'Mario & Sonic At The Rio 2016 Olympic Games'...will have Rugby 7's as a playable Olympic event.

Still Waiting For A Decent Rugby Game? Mario & Sonic Might Just Come To The Rescue

Mikey Traynor -

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
Note - views expressed in "Front Five" links do not necessarily reflect those of HarpinOnRugby


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