Thursday, May 18, 2017

Front Five - 18.05.17

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

Daniel Baldwin RIP

“Nineteen-year-old kids aren’t supposed to die playing sport, it’s distressing and so terribly sad."

The Guardian (via AAP)

"It’s just sad because I’ve played my last game without really knowing it, without really being able to savour it or take it in"

Marcus Ó Buachalla -

"Once you're playing, you obviously enjoy your rugby a lot more"

Cian Tracey - Irish Independent

Talen Energy Stadium will host two-time defending European champions Saracens and the rapid-rising Newcastle Falcons

Americas Rugby News

Head coach Peter Malone was promoted to his new postwith haste in March after Connacht nudged Nigel Carolan into their senior coaching setup

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