Thursday, December 03, 2015

Front Five - 03.12.15

Start your day with five eye-catching egg-chasing quotes & links from around the ruggersphere.
Best wishes to the Irish Women
today at the Dubai Sevens
Here is their schedule (all times Irish)
8:42am v USA
11:16am v Canada
2:35pm v Fiji
The tournament is being streamed live

"They must have thought there is some life in me yet, which is great."


Rory Best: Ulster skipper would love to be Ireland's next captain

BBC Rugby

"I got an email inviting me in after he’d seen me play Gaelic football. I came in, did some fitness tests and some ball-handling and it went from there."


Lucy Mulhall: ‘This is the year to get Ireland back on the Sevens map’

Malachy Clerkin - Irish Times

"There's no excuses, I've been a professional for over three years now. I don't think it's lack of experience. I just didn't prepare myself right for it."


Barca fan Murphy knows he needs to up his game

David Kelly - Irish Independent

For Uruguay to capitalize on the ongoing growth action is required immediately and the URU is looking to do precisely this.

Americas Rugby News

"I can’t take the risk of seeing RCT qualifying for a final. This means that if the regulation is in place, RCT cannot play in semi finals this season." - Mourad Boudjellal

The Rule Change That Could Force Toulon To Throw A Champions Cup Semi-Final 

Conor O'Leary -

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