Monday, November 28, 2016

Front Five - 28.11.16

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

Check out our IREvAUS writeup later today
where we explore Cheik's claims that his
side was hard done by the ref

Not in his worst nightmare would he have envisaged a scenario...with Connacht scrum-half Kieran Marmion on the wing, supported by a rookie out half...covering full back.

Donal Lenihan - Irish Examiner


...there was no official TMO but we provided our assistance to the officials when there was a high tackle, offside, knock-on or other infringement by the visitors!

Gayl - WestTerraceView


Ireland were trailing the Black Ferns by just 5-3 at half-time after an excellent display in the opening 40 minutes.

Tom Rooney - Irish Independent


The 24-year-old has been England’s dominant forward this season and will be a significant loss to both club and country.

Robert Kitson - The Guardian


Without a ruck, there is no offside line.

Murray Kinsella -


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