Tuesday, September 13, 2016

Front Five - 13.09.16

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

Grant Cook RIP

...while the full extent of his injury is not yet known, John Fogarty does not expect the injury to be a long term concern.



The 25-year-old wing...has racked up a string of impressive performances, featuring in 19 games last season and scoring one of three Connacht tries in the Pro12 final

Irish Times


The Lions have competed in 11 series battles in the Land of the Long White Cloud since 1904, with just that one series victory in ’71 as a positive return

Tadhg Peavoy - Balls.ie


Dargan was a key piece of the Trinity team that earned promotion to the All Ireland League Division IA this past season and will be counted on once again as the team looks to stay there.

Curtis Reed - This Is American Rugby


According to the Gold Coast Bulletin, Mr Cook, who played rugby league all his life, received a head injury and went into cardiac arrest as a result of the tackle.

Maya Oppenheim - Irish Independent


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