Tuesday, July 19, 2016

Front Five - 19.07.16

Start your day with five eye-catching egg-chasing quotes & links from around the ruggersphere.

ICYMI we "broke" the Virgin Media/Eir
story yesterday here on HoR

"In some markets, national broadcasting in the US is not where the money is. It is local broadcasting. So you have to pick the right city."

Ben Kiely - SportJOE.ie


...those in contract with Virgin who wish to switch provider as a result of the loss of the sports channels will be liable for a €200 cancellation fee.

Joe Leogue - Irish Examiner


"Our goal in the Academy is to develop more and more players to go on and play for Connacht and Ireland.” - Nigel Carolan

Irish Times


Murray has mastered the box kick to such sheer precision that it has become one of Joe Schmidt’s predominant tools in Ireland’s attacking arsenal

Conor Malone - Pundit Arena


Ebner will miss about two weeks of pre-season workouts for New England coach Bill Belichick while with the American squad.



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