Thursday, July 30, 2015

Front Five - 30.07.15

Start your day with five eye-catching egg-chasing quotes & links from around the ruggersphere.
Today marks the 1-year anniversary of this Front Five feature.
Click here for the first-ever edition.
Click here for our post on
the reports of Leo Cullen’s appointment
as Leinster head coach
The prop was in sharp focus and full flow at Joe Schmidt’s session

In pics: Cian Healy training with Ireland in Cork

Sean Farrell -

"Jack will take the opportunity and he'll be hungry for it. It's his first World Cup so he'll be chomping at the bit."

McGrath must show maturity if he's to step up at World Cup - Jennings

Cian Tracey - Irish Independent

The countdown is on to the Women’s Sevens Dublin tournament in UCD on August 22-23. (via

Ireland have been mentioned previously as a potential opponent for the All Blacks in either Boston or Chicago, where many people with Irish connections have settled.
Wynne Gray - NZ Herald
[hat-tip to Andrew Byrne]

...he accelerated, swerved, pierced through a gap and sauntered over to score.

Zinedine Zidane scores brilliant solo runaway try in charity rugby/football match

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