Tuesday, July 26, 2016

Front Five - 26.07.16

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

ICYMI click here for our post yesterday titled
"Provincial squads - less is more?"

Schmidt is at home in New Zealand, where he is mulling over whether to extend his contract with the IRFU, which runs until June 2017.

Cian Tracey - Irish Independent


"A naturally athletic player we believe he will add further value to the pack and we look forward to welcoming him to Munster."

Gavan Casey - Balls.ie


The eight-year partnership...will give head coach Eddie Jones greater access to players, a later deadline for selection, two additional training camps and more rest periods

Irish Times


...he becomes their 12th new recruit in a list which features Australia star Kurtley Beale and fly-half Danny Cipriani.

Tom Hamilton - ESPN.co.uk


Watch this Welsh beach rugby match descend into an ugly brawl


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