Sunday, September 06, 2015

Front Five - 06.09.15

Start your day with five eye-catching egg-chasing quotes & links from around the ruggersphere.
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Later today on HoR…
Our Edinburgh v Leinster writeup is titled “Taking Offence”

IMG_1598 yet (Ireland) don't have the legs to stay ahead of a team whose schedule demands them to be fitter.


Plenty for Ireland to work on as concerns grow over Bowe form

Brendan Fanning - Irish Independent

…Alex Cuthbert, captain Sam Warburton and centre Cory Allen took the wrong option when it seemed easier to score than not.

Awful Wales performance against Italy shows Graham Henry was right to criticise Warren Gatland's men

Andy Howell - WalesOnline

(John Hardie) was under pressure to justify his inclusion. A series of solid tackles showed there was wisdom in his selection.

Cotter's men denied smash and grab win in Paris

STV Sport

...the Eagles physical defence (caused) real concern for the Wallabies throughout the match with the score only blowing out late in the second half

Steve Lenthall - Green & Gold rugby

The rugby league convert certainly caught the eye with a huge hit - reminiscent of Andrew Trimble's against Wales last month

Sam Burgess Nails Ian Madigan With A Boneshuddering Hit

PJ Browne -

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