Wednesday, August 10, 2016

Front Five - 10.08.16

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

ICYMI click here for our post
on the "freebies" for Leinster
season-ticket holders

The IRFU’s offer to extend Schmidt’s deal, currently set to expire in June 2017, remains on the table

Murray Kinsella -


The 32-year-old had been with Exeter Chiefs in a mid-term move from Ulster last season.

Richard Mulligan - Belfast Newsletter


Williams was ruled out for the rest of the tournament with the serious injury after he took a crash ball into two defenders early in the second half. (via AAP)


Madigan has prepared well for his new challenge, undergoing an intensive language course, and working with a backs coach like Emile Ntamack

Gavin Mortimer - Rugby World


Having won gold at the 2012 London Olympics, it is safe to say that Byrne and his lookalike Nadzeya Ostapchuk were both true stalwarts of their sports.

Conor Malone - Pundit Arena


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