Thursday, October 13, 2016

Front Five - 13.10.16

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

Fair play to Jack McGrath and all 
involved with the Tackle Your Feelings campaign

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Jack McGrath was the first professional rugby player in Ireland to allow his name, face and story to be used in the Tackle Your Feelings campaign.

Gavin Cummiskey - Irish Times


The Ireland international was found guilty of having "recklessly stamped on the head of an opponent" in an incident involving Leinster's Jamison Gibson-Park

Ruaidhri O'Connor - Irish Independent


"I played with loads of guys that were in plenty of scrapes but it turns out that they are the guys you 100% want in your team"

RTÉ Rugby


Gopperth...has effectively shifted from fly-half to inside centre following the arrival of Danny Cipriani in this season.

Talking Rugby Union


...the sides persisted to trade blows for a frenzied 4.45 after the hooter; a period containing 23 phases, four turnovers and a long-range penalty cracking back off the post.

Sean Farrell -


Feel free to share any interesting links you spot yourself about t’internet by email, Twitter, Facebook, blog comment or carrier pigeon – whatever works for you. JLP

Note - views expressed in "Front Five" links do not necessarily reflect those of HarpinOnRugby


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