Sunday, July 26, 2015

Front Five - 26.07.15

Start your day with five eye-catching egg-chasing quotes & links from around the ruggersphere.
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of Springboks v All Blacks
“Throughout the Six Nations we never felt unfit or weaker than any opposition. We felt we had a really good standard, and we will put some more on it come the World Cup.” - Conor Murray

Ireland's leading light is happy to be limbo dancing under the radar

Brendan Fanning - Irish Independent

Dean Mumm answered his critics in the best possible way. His try was a belter

Wallabies surge late to crush Argentina

Hugh Cavill - Green & Gold Rugby

And then there was Sopoaga, who repaid Hansen's bold call with a mature performance despite the frantic nature of the match.
Patrick McKendry - NZ Herald

The attention that is put on a sport is relative to how open they are to putting themselves under scrutiny – i.e. the amount of testing that is done.
Nicole Sapstead - WalesOnline

It all came down to the Americans buying the line of Matsushima, although on another day it could have been called back for obstruction.

Japan lost to the USA last night, but this try was backline perfection

Neil Treacy -

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