Sunday, August 07, 2016

Front Five - 07.08.16

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

We can only assume now that all of the NZ
Super Rugby franchises have a title to their name
It goes back to being the Blues' "turn" next year?

The queues to get into the Deodoro complex were nowhere near as long as those reported at some other venues where delays forced an apology from the IOC

Tom Hennigan - Irish Times


Joy was perhaps the most prevalent (emotion), at least if reserve halfback Jamison Gibson-Park's soundtrack offered any indication.

Kris Shannon - NZ Herald


The 21-year-old, who signed with the province from the Leinster Academy, is thriving in his new surroundings.


Chean Roux...fills the vacancy left by Jacques Nienaber who recently left the Mobi Unit and SA Rugby to take up a post at Irish club Munster.


Scarlette told media the rugby team members surrounded her at the 2016 post-season event

Mike Mather -


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