Friday, July 10, 2015

Front Five - 10.07.15

Start your day with five eye-catching egg-chasing quotes & links from around the ruggersphere.
The British & Irish Lions will play New Zealand twice at Eden Park in Auckland during a 10-match tour in 2017.

British & Irish Lions face two Tests at Eden Park on 2017 New Zealand tour

The Guardian (via Press Association)

RTÉ look like the big winners today from an Irish perspective.

Here is what the latest Six Nations TV deal means for Irish rugby fans

Will Slattery -

The standards feature six key measures for concussion prevention and management

For anyone who thinks that selecting overseas players to fill gaps in test teams is a good idea, they should take note of what happened to Frans Steyn and George Smith.
David Rewi - The Rugby Drum

The closest I’ve gotten to contact sports since sulking on the sidelines at school has been having to dodge renegade microscooter-wielding children on my morning jog.

Who are you calling mother? In search of my inner warrior... on a rugby pitch

Siobhan Norton - (English) 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