Friday, June 02, 2017

Front Five - 02.06.17

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

I guess it's about time I started
harping on the Lions Tour!
Overview and 1st match preview
to come later today

The Rugby World Cup 2023 host will be selected on 15 November, when the World Rugby Council will vote on all three bids

Payne had been named on the bench for Saturday's game against the Provincial Barbarians in Whangarei but his spot will be taken by England's Elliot Daly.

It was an emotional night at the Kingspan Stadium as Ulster bid farewell to number eight Roger Wilson (retiring) and scrum-half Ruan Pienaar.

All Out Rugby coming to the Sportsground for a week this month to get their preparations up and running.

John Fallon - Irish Independent

"The opening selection of the tour is a shambles" - Mark Reason

Gavin Cooney -

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