Monday, August 29, 2016

Front Five - 29.08.16

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

Well done to all who helped beat the target for
the "Shave or Dye" fund from Leinster coaching staff
of course there is still plenty of time to contribute

Later today on HarpinOnRugby...
our Leinster v Bath writeup is titled "Alternatives"

Makes a mockery of citing. If nothing comes of this it's a farce.

Irish Independent


"Anything that keeps and inspires some home-grown US players can only be good for the development of that sport."

BBC Rugby


Clubs in England and the Pro12 have no say in the organisation of a Lions tour and they want that to change.

Paul Rees - The Guardian


"People wondered why he was taken off after 60 minutes that night against Leinster when he was going so well, but it was a case of managing him."

Alan Drumm - Pundit Arena


Also on the (Cork Con) roster is Division 1A player of the year Conor Kindregan, and most notably former Ireland and Connacht fullback Gavin Duffy.

Americas Rugby News


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