Sunday, July 05, 2015

Front Five - 05.07.15

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

For the record, here at HoR Manor 
we voted that Elliot Dixon's try was good...
more in Monday's writeup

All season (the Highlanders have) been under-rated, hearing labels like 'unheralded'

Rugby: 'The longest two minutes of my life'

Kris Shannon - (via) Otago Daily Times

For a major union (Wellington and Canterbury, formed in 1879, are New Zealand's oldest unions), Wellington has built a pitiful Ranfurly Shield record.

Wellington fans have grown up on failure and disappointment

Joseph Romanos -

Whether or not you think it’s a try, the carrying from Dixon was absolutely sensational
Neil Treacy -

Of particular relevance is the law demanding that the tackler release the tackled player before contesting for the ball at the breakdown.
Alan Drumm - Pundit Arena

"Will I miss the World Cup? Of course I will because a little bit of you is thinking 'could I still be there'"

Brian O'Driscoll takes up tennis and admits: "I have turned into an old man"

Ger Keville - Irish Independent

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