Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Front Five - 14.06.17

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

I wonder if Sexton had played more in the Pro12
would Eddie say that was the reason for the question marks?
Assuming there really are question marks...

"I think maybe he was rested too much and that affected his form on the run into the Pro 12 semi final and then when you lose 2% at this level"

Raf Diallo - Newstalk's Off The Ball

The depleted Irish side, who had an injury list stretching 17 names long heading into today’s game, always looked in control against Samoa

Brothers in green should feed off each other’s energy.

Gavin Cummiskey - Irish Times

Anayi says that while following an English or French model is unrealistic, the competition will continue to seek more lucrative markets.

Michael Pearlman - BBC Wales Sport

Tickets for each venue, which start at just €5 for children and €15 for adults, provide access to all three games scheduled for that venue each day.

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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