Monday, May 09, 2016

Front Five - 09.05.16

Start your day with five eye-catching egg-chasing quotes & links from around the ruggersphere.
Later today on HarpinOnRugby…
our Leinster v Treviso writeup is titled
“First and Foremost”

The 20-year-old is destined for big things and yesterday’s man-of- the-match performance in front of Joe Schmidt served as the latest reminder of his class.
Cian Tracey - Irish Independent

A sterling performance from outhalf Niall Earls powered Wicklow to the win over a fancied Enniscorthy side who only narrowly missed out on promotion to the All-Ireland league last weekend.
Irish Times

Being the lowest placed Irish province means the only way is up, right?
Gayl - West Terrace View

Given they defeated their semi‑final opponents Wasps 24-3 a week ago, any sense of West Country inferiority has long since disappeared.
Robert Kitson - The Guardian

A silly loss to Italian side Treviso cost them the crown of being the regular season winners which they would have deserved.
Conor O'Leary -

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