Sunday, January 15, 2017

Front Five - 15.01.17

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

Well done to both Connacht and Munster here's 
hoping Ulster can make it a "grand slam" weekend

Loving his new lease of life in Llanelli, former Leinster man Beirne will be competing against Maro Itoje and Jim Hamilton at Parc y Scarlets.


Every measure of whether Munster are “back” has been met.

Three Red Kings

...they will have learned little from a bizarre tie where both teams surpassed the record for the most points they have scored in a Champions Cup game.

John Fallon - Irish Independent

Castres fought back from 13 points down to level in the second half before Tom Wood’s try gave Saints a 28-21 win.

Steven Bloor - The Guardian

The 100-times capped triple Grand Slam winner sat in the glare of the hot-seat to deal with his specialised subject of the British and Irish Lions 1993-2005.

Paul Abbandonato

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