Tuesday, January 03, 2017

Front Five - 03.01.17

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

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for our Leinster v Ulster writeup

Leo Cullen resisted the temptation to play Sexton against Ulster on Saturday but ahead of the Champions Cup, he is likely to see some game-time against Zebre.

Cian Tracey - Irish Independent

Taute would rather spend winter in Limerick than summer in Cape Town if that means playing for a title-contender, such as Munster.

Vodacom Rugby

The western province will not admit defeat in their defence until they know it’s mathematically impossible to make the top four

Sean Farrell - The42.ie

“I still believe that I am the right person to lead the team at this present time but respect the board’s decision to make change as they see fit in the best interests of the club."

Paul Rees - Irish Times

Although the players selected for the British and Irish Lions tour may not be accustomed to the new laws, they will be imposed during the tour of New Zealand.

Alan Drumm - Pundit Arena

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