Thursday, October 27, 2016

Front Five - 27.10.16

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

Interesting how Mike Ross is even omitted
from the Indo's omitted XV!!!

Eight Connacht players make our omitted XV including a back three of Niyi Adeolokun, Cian Kelleher and Tiernan O'Halloran.

Cormac Byrne - Irish Independent


“Everyone in Clontarf is delighted that Joey has been given this opportunity and a couple of sneaky bets might have been put on last season that he might get a cap.”

RTÉ Sport


Jason Caskey’s undefeated Wanganui team face Buller in the final this Saturday, before Thornbury returns to Ireland in November.

Murray Kinsella -


Earls will be free to play on Monday, 7 November.


Alisports is going to invest US$100 million over the next 10 years in an effort to popularize rugby in China.

Matthew Wood - Talking Rugby Union


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