Tuesday, September 20, 2016

Front Five - 20.09.16

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

ICYMI click here for our Edinburgh v Leinster
writeup titled "The Better Half"

Sexton’s return along with likely first starts for Dan Biggar and Alun Wyn Jones...adds to the sense that the season will be going up another notch this weekend.

Gerry Thornley - Irish Times


Leinster flanker Dan Leavy has been effective at the breakdown this season and that is shown by the five turnovers he was won



"With tournament dates set, venue and host city preparation accelerating and the pool allocation draw taking place in May 2017, confidence is high"

World Rugby


The draw includes three matches in Singapore where the Sunwolves will host South African teams.

The Roar (via AAP)


The low entry point for a player found guilty of biting is 12 weeks

Paul Rees - The Guardian


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