Tuesday, August 16, 2016

Front Five - 16.08.16

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

ICYMI click here for our writeup
of Leinster v Ulster titled "Ace of Clubs"

In other news...I know it's irrational but I'm
really beginning to loathe the word "bespoke".
It's everywhere these days.

For the first time Ulster will to have a bespoke European kit, which will be worn during all European games both home and away

Richard Mulligan - Belfast Newsletter


Over six exciting days of rugby, they have showcased the very best of our sport and its character-building values

World Rugby.org


A gifted athlete, (Quade) Cooper hasn't always appeared as robust mentally and it might be for his benefit that the Wallabies are keeping expectations low ahead of Saturday.

Hamish Bidwell - Stuff.co.nz


"...because I hardly played last season. I couldn’t leave in such a situation. My adventure isn’t over."

Simon Thomas - WalesOnline


8.5 seconds...

Rugby Onslaught


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