Wednesday, October 12, 2016

Front Five - 12.10.16

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

With Jake White also set to leave Montpellier
it seems like a lot is going on behind the scenes
at one of Leinster's European opponents

At Leinster, he is part of the furniture, a teak-tough operator in the tight five and, as he closes in on 200 appearances, he stands proudly at sixth in the list of the club's most enduring pros.

David Kelly - Irish Independent


“The added bonus is there’s four chances for the Irish provinces, and we want to make sure we’re there.”

Daragh Small - Irish Examiner


Harlequins are looking for a long-term successor for veteran former All Blacks playmaker Nick Evans who has been central to Quins' success since 2008, but is now aged 36.


Ultimately, the (Rugby Championship) competition was only for the minor places

Nicholas Bishop - The Roar


'I was thinking that even if Sexton put the kick over, we could still have won it'

Murray Kinsella -


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