Saturday, February 25, 2017

Front Five - 25.02.17

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

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The Men of Gwent were out-classed, out-thought and out-played by a largely second-string Leinster side at Rodney Parade

Andy Howell - WalesOnline

Ireland demonstrated tremendous courage and resilience, defying a spate of injuries and a few performance wobbles to hang on for a deserved victory.

John O'Sullivan - Irish Times

"...we lost this one because we were sloppier than a hen night in a chipper at 3 AM."

Three Red Kings

This selection controversy that has blown up involving the women's 15s and Sevens teams is not exactly new.

Fiona Coughlan - Irish Independent

Luckily, 'Psycho' O'Connell was behind me; six-foot-seven, the best shape of his life, and he just went: "Don't you fucking dare!"

Gavan Casey -

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