Wednesday, June 15, 2016

Front Five - 15.06.16

Start your day with five eye-catching egg-chasing quotes & links from around the ruggersphere.
Best of luck to the Wolfpuppies this evening
in their bid to reach the WJRC semifinals
(It’s live on TG4 & Sky kickoff 5:30pm)
As for Mr Marler, perhaps it really does take one to know one

"...all of the guys believe we can. We all believed we could beat New Zealand"
John Fallon - Irish Independent

...his composed performance against the Springboks marked his coming of age as an international outhalf
Gerry Thornley - Irish Times

I suppose the process that he’s gone through over the last three days has just taken forever. It’s been very slow.
Rory Keane -

Tuesday night's 40-7 thumping in Hamilton made history as the Chiefs became the first Super Rugby side to beat an international opponent.
Aaron Goile -

The offensive tweet - which said "Bob Dwyer is a wanker" - was quickly deleted from Marler's account.
BBC Rugby

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