Saturday, August 06, 2016

Front Five - 06.08.16

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

Awful news re : Lealiifano
our thoughts and best wishes are of course
with him and his family

"He is one of the most respected players within this group and this news has come as a huge shock to all of our players, coaches and staff."

Beth Newman -

(hat-tip Conor Cronin)


In the final round of the season, (The Lions) conceded the right to finish on top of the table – and thereby claim access to a home final – by resting their first-choice team

The Roar


"When I was a kid I always wanted to be in the Olympics. I loved athletics." - Emily Scarratt

Owen Gibson - The Guardian


Rassie’s view is long term; my view is short term.

John O'Sullivan - Irish Times


Watch James Haskell wreak havoc on unsuspecting pub goers in sick prank


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