Monday, March 27, 2017

Front Five - 27.03.17

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

Whether the stories about
Donnacha Ryan & Rassie Erasmus are true
or not, they're the last thing any team
needs one week ahead of a big
European quarterfinal

Despite bringing Matthew Rees and Gethin Jenkins off the bench, the away scrum was still on the end of a hammering.

Cardiff Rugby Life

...the Irish Independent understands that the union cited Ryan's age as the main reason not to renew his deal.

Cian Tracey - Irish Independent

(Worcester) had looked the better team until Heem’s dismissal...avaricious at the breakdown, where Wasps were hustled into mistakes

Paul Rees - The Guardian

Lansdowne’s position at the top of the table is under real threat after they were held to a 15-15 draw by struggling Old Belvedere.

Irish Times

Glasgow Warriors have an edge to them. That's the nicest way we can put it.

Patrick McCarry -

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