Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Front Five - 24.05.17

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

Such is life inside the Irish rugby bubble
I never knew James Davies was
Jonathan Davies' brother

...instead of basking in the reflected glory of a transformative campaign they are once again left questioning how they had so under-performed when it mattered most.

Ruaidhri O'Connor - Irish Independent

When you consider Scarlets dismantled the Ospreys with contemptuous get a measure of the challenge facing Munster, despite the advantage of having it at the Aviva.

Donal Lenihan - Irish Examiner

"...a lot of people have said he's going to get a call-up and he hasn't so he's switched off from that and he enjoys his rugby and the social side of it."

Ian Mitchelmore - Wales Online

(Read) has played 97 Tests for the All Blacks since making his debut in 2008, 22 as captain.

Rugby Redefined

These guys lift.

Conan Doherty -

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