Wednesday, November 02, 2016

Front Five - 02.11.16

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

ICYMI click here for our
Leinster v Connacht writeup
titled "The Blue Monster"

Ringrose has been starring alongside Robbie Henshaw and Johnny Sexton in recent weeks and is likely to link up with them at international level this week.

Ruaidhri O'Connor - Irish Independent


“Game-management was already in the way anyway,he’d played his maximum number of games."

Michael Sadlier - Irish Times


Conor Murray, Johnny Sexton, Fergus McFadden, Simon Zebo, Jared Payne and Andrew Trimble were involved in the move at the Aviva


Romano is returning to New Zealand because of a family bereavement, leaving Patrick Tuipulotu as the only specialist lock with Test experience still available for selection. (via Reuters)


"Thanks to the forwards for driving the maul 3 metres...which meant I only had about 60 left to run"

Eat Sleep Rugby


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