Monday, July 20, 2015

Front Five - 20.07.15

Start your day with five eye-catching egg-chasing quotes & links from around the ruggersphere.
Later today on HarpinOnRugby…
our Australia v South Africa writeup is titled
“Thinking Outside the Boks”
“Woop! @IrishRugby W7s into the final and place secured for next Rio qualifier! Well done ladies #RoadToRio #stillon”  - tweet from @niamhbriggs15

Ireland's men and women advance to final Olympic sevens qualifier

gareth makim -

Not making Croke Park the home of Irish rugby is seen as a mistake by the Welsh, who clearly aren't fans of the design at the Havelock Square end.

Three Irish Rugby Stadiums Make The Top 20 In The World, Just

Conor O'Leary -

"It’s going to be a big year for Gits and to send him over to Mendoza after a very physical test as well as a tight turnaround, just isn’t fair on him or the group." - Michael Cheika
The Roar

From what we've been able to gather this doesn't mean that Clever won't be at the World Cup
Curtis Reed - This Is American Rugby

“There’s a documented case where (a honey badger) took on a fully grown male lion, basically he’s clawed the canastas off the big fella and the big lion trotted off around the corner and died of blood loss.”

US reporter mistakenly introduces Nick Cummins as the “Honey Bear”

Sam Worthington -

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