Thursday, August 27, 2015

Front Five 27.08.15

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


Tommy Bowe may link up with Ulster in order to get some game-time in their pre-season friendly against Edinburgh


Fitzgerald takes centre stage as Schmidt rolls out big guns

Ruaidhri O'Connor - Irish Independent

(Healy) is…the elephant in the room

Ireland's Hokey-Cokey

Adam McKendry - The Hound on the Hill

He made a total of 91 Munster appearances, winning the Pro12 title in 2011

Johne Murphy calls time on his career

RTE Rugby

Cudmore becomes only the fifth player in Canadian history to play at four tournaments

John O'Sullivan - Irish Times

'Some people say that the older you get, the more strength and fitness you lose. It's going the other way for me. Long may it continue.'

Sean O'Brien talks retirement, peak fitness and never counting chickens

Pat McCarry -
[ICYMI click here to learn about Pat McCarry’s
new book on pro rugby in Ireland]

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