Saturday, April 16, 2016

Front Five - 16.04.16

Start your day with five eye-catching egg-chasing quotes & links from around the ruggersphere.
“A Munster win in Galway would be the
ideal result for Irish Rugby”
is something you wouldn’t think possible
but you can make a case for it tonight

Damien Hoyland almost burst through for a try and looked like he had the gas until he ran into a high McFadden shoulder that was as horrific as the decision to award just a penalty from it.
Rory Baldwin - Scottish Rugby Blog

I would like to think the CJ Stander take on "not being able to play on the Munster name any more" is much closer the mark than Earls' comment to the effect that 'we're back being underdogs and that's where we like being'.
Tony Ward - Irish Independent

“He can go through the line, he has a short passing line and he hits. You don’t want to run down his channel when he is defending at 12."
Irish Times

...if you have a message you want to get out to a wider women’s rugby audience, then you could hardly do better than speak to us!
Alison Donnelly - ScrumQueens

Owens chose a moment he deemed summed up the respect that the values of rugby holds so dear.
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
Note - views expressed in "Front Five" links do not necessarily reflect those of HarpinOnRugby


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