Thursday, March 09, 2017

Front Five - 09.03.17

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

ICYMI click here for info on 
this year's IREvENG "Legends" match

"We try to base our decision on how a player is performing. I've coached Shane and there's probably been times when people have questioned my selecting him."

Ruairidh O'Connor - Irish Independent

“They ground out a victory against France. In terms of the physicality of their game, the contact area is going to be key."

Simon Thomas - WalesOnline

If Price gets the nod again...Russell is confident that the pairing can be as fruitful as it proved against the Welsh.

Duncan Smith - The Scotsman

...where most of these countries find the opportunity to get time to their top domestic players is in competitions like the Americas Rugby Championship, Pacific Nations Cup, the Asia Rugby Championship, and the Six Nations B.

Curtis Reed - This Is American Rugby

“The work he does off the pitch is absolutely crazy, I walked into the gym at quarter to eight this morning and he was already finishing up a session" - Tadhg Furlong

Sean Farrell -

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