Saturday, July 30, 2016

Front Five - 30.07.16

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

Of COURSE there are plans to have more 
Rugby Championship matches in stadia like Twickers
the best talent is in the south
and the best fan turnout is in the north
That's why we need a global calendar.

Hurricanes coach Chris Boyd had earlier insisted Coles would be given until "7.34[pm] and a half" to prove his fitness

NZ Herald


Faf de Klerk will be looking to continue his run of fine form as he comes up his All Blacks' counterpart Aaron Smith

Sky Sports


“The style of play in the Rugby Championship is a very exportable commodity"

Rugby World


the five Australian franchises played their New Zealand Super Rugby counterparts 26 times this season. The Kiwis won 22 with a draw

David Lord - The Roar


The French top tier kicks off in just over three weeks’ time

Murray Kinsella -


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