Monday, September 28, 2015

Front Five - 28.09.15

Start your day with five eye-catching egg-chasing quotes & links from around the ruggersphere.
Click these links for “8-0-reviews” from RWC2015
Later today on HarpinOnRugby…
our IRLvROM writeup is titled “Oakey-doke”

An opening-day defeat to France means the Italians will be in the last-chance saloon and Schmidt believes they'll be dangerous.


Schmidt hopeful about Kearney as pressure mounts

Ruairidh O'Connor - Irish Independent

Payne tackles tend to stick like honey.


Jared Payne’s sound fundamentals put him at centre of Schmidt’s plans

Gavin Cummiskey - Irish Times

The injury-plagued centre...has now either missed completely, or had curtailed tournaments, at four consecutive World Cups.


Jean De Villiers retires after breaking jaw during South Africa's match against Samoa

Tom Cary - Telegraph

“The next evolution of Super Rugby has arrived and as well bringing three new teams, 15 more regular season matches and a new eight-team finals format" - ARU CEO Bill Pulver

The Roar

But once the game was over, that's when the party really started.

No One Does Drunken Rugby Like The Irish Fans 

Conor O'Leary -

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