Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Front Five - 06.06.17

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

Part 2 of Michelle Tobin's Lions Tour diary
will post later today click here for part 1

"Joe gives you a bit of a license but obviously you’ve got to be nailed on with what he wants as well."

Sean Farrell - The42.ie

In another universe, Jared Payne may well have run out to a packed Eden Park on Wednesday as a Blues player - or, in two weeks, as an All Black.

ESPN.com (via AAP)

"For us, we've just got to recover and relax - not beat ourselves up because we've got three more games in this tournament no matter what happens."


...the British and Irish Lions will look to fire up their tour in their first clash with Super Rugby opposition

Simon Lewis - Irish Examiner/span>

There are too many competing influences, too many vested interests, too much begrudging acknowledgement of their worth for there to be certainty about their future.

Mick Cleary - Stuff.co.nz

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

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