Monday, March 28, 2016

Front Five - 28.03.16

Start your day with five eye-catching egg-chasing quotes & links from around the ruggersphere.
Isn’t it interesting how the Welsh regions
only seem to talk about joining other comps
when they’re doing poorly in the Pro12?
Later today on HarpinOnRugby…
our Connacht v Leinster writeup
is titled “On The Bounce”

"...unfortunately, it's not anything long-term or formal."
John Fallon - Irish Independent

“It is good for the competition, probably not good for the heart, because there is a lot of interest generated in places for Europe and the top-four spots.”
Hamish Stuart - The Scotsman

"The Pro12 needs to work out how it can be value extra. They can’t serve up a fillet of fish; it has to be a fillet-of-fish combo."
Alan Drumm - Pundit Arena

Wesley Fofana, in his first club match after returning from international duty, conjured up a well-taken try to seal a thrilling victory for Clermont.
Paul Vinnell - Sky Sports Rugby

"Posh, English and a four-letter word seems to be fine one way but not the other."
Conor Neville -

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