Thursday, April 27, 2017

Front Five - 27.04.17

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

I'm sure the Bundee Aki hearing
will be technically "independent" but
I can't help feeling the ruling will
say much about his future in Irish rugby

The rise of rugby in rural areas across Leinster is no coincidence.

Cian Tracey - Irish Independent

Aki who has had a frustrating time at Connacht this season was very vocal to the referee during the derby match with Leinster

Sean Flynn - SportsNews Ireland

It’s safe to say that if Ulster are to reach the semi-finals, Les Kiss and his coaching staff will have to mastermind some pretty impressive back-to-back victories.

Sean McMahon - Pundit Arena

The one thing even the English and French clubs may concede is the importance of the Irish to the competition with the crowds they bring.

Andy Howell - WalesOnline

Saracens showed their ability to soak up pressure, rebound and work harder than the opposition to manufacture a superb team try.

Murray Kinsella -

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Taken by JLP from RDS press box on Nov 16, 2019