Thursday, December 10, 2015

Front Five - 10.12.15

Start your day with five eye-catching egg-chasing quotes & links from around the ruggersphere.
 
Very sad to see Welsh rugby still feels the need
to air their dirty laundry in public via press releases
 
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Surviving a storm is one thing; overcoming it quite another.

 

Leinster look to O'Connor template to topple Toulon

 
David Kelly - Irish Independent


This is a season where, due to World Cup commitments, there are 16 consecutive weeks of rugby for PRO12 teams to traverse and no player could play all 16 weekends without facing some sort of burnout by the end.

 

Necessary Rotation

 
Adam McKendry - The Hound On The Hill


The November 2016 clash will be the third time that Canada has visited Ireland having previously played at the old Lansdowne Road in 1997 and at Thomond Park in 2008.

 

Canada Confirmed For 2016 GUINNESS Series Opener

 
IrishRugby.ie


(The Dragons' CEO) says what has happened is the worst possible scenario for the Gwent region, who were blocked by the WRU from selling the player to Bath for a “significant” fee in October.

 
Simon Thomas - WalesOnline

Bowe's short-term goal is a return to rugby in February or March.
 

Tommy Bowe discusses the difficulties of showering with a bin bag on one leg 

 
Patrick McCarry - SportsJOE.ie

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