Tuesday, October 04, 2016

Front Five - 04.10.16

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

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Cardiff Blues v Leinster writeup

(Dave) Kearney went over on his ankle late in the first-half and was withdrawn at half-time. Similarly, the extent of his injury will be assessed later in the week

Gerry Thornley, Linley MacKenzie - Irish Times


(Carbery) caught Schmidt's eye during last season's Ulster Bank League final and impressed Graham Henry during the former All Black coach's stint with Leinster during the summer.

Ruaidhri O'Connor - Irish Independent


“the EPCR has signed a long-term agreement to ensure it will be a central part of North Hemisphere rugby...we want to manage aggressive growth as our clubs get stronger and stronger.” - Simon Halliday - EPCR Chairman

Owain Jones - Rugby World


...it was a hectic old weekend of sport and we’d forgive you if one or two Pro12 matches slipped under your radar.

Sean Farrell - The42.ie


Centre Ngani Laumape, loose forward Harrison Brewer, lock Jackson Hemopo and prop Michael Alaalatoa have all been named on the bench.

Shaun Eade - Stuff.co.nz


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