Thursday, June 16, 2016

Front Five - 16.06.16

Start your day with five eye-catching egg-chasing quotes & links from around the ruggersphere.
Even with an extra man, the Wolfpuppies deserve
credit for their comprehensive win over Georgia as it
was a squad-stretching selection after two tough
80-minute victories with just 4 days’ rest in between

Apparently Gilroy could be in line for a recall in an all-Ulster back three with Jared Payne and Andrew Trimble
Gerry Thornley - Irish Times

A hard-fought 35 – 7 win over Georgia helped Ireland become second seeds for the knockout stage of the tournament
Sean Farrell -

South Africa could be without influential forwards Duane Vermeulen and Lood de Jager for Saturday's second Test against Ireland.
Ruairidh O'Connor - Irish Independent

...the Kiwi, who guided the Lions to glory in Australia three years, is suddenly having his suitability seriously questioned.
Andy Howell - WalesOnline

...a brilliant finish by the wing.
Rugby Onslaught

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