Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Front Five - 17.05.17

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

We're delighted to be back after a short break
and we're ready to harp on Leinster's Pro12 bid,
Ireland's tour to USA/Japan, the Lions tour
and of course #WRWC2017 in the weeks to come

"I cannot speak highly enough of Leinster, I can't speak highly enough of the people of Dublin, especially the people around us and around the school." seems that the 33-year-old's impending move to Racing 92 will see him fall foul of the IRFU policy on overseas players.

Ruaidhri O'Connor - Irish Independent

Lam says Franklin’s Gardens is now a great platform for all his players to perform.

Linley MacKenzie - Irish Times

Forwards Josh Macleod, Tom Phillips and Tom Price have all put pen to paper along with centre Steff Hughes.

Delme Parfitt - WalesOnline

Ringrose’s stunning run home from his own 10-metre line during Leinster’s semi-final defeat to Clermont Auvergne completes the entries from the Irish provinces.

Alan Waldron -

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