Monday, June 19, 2017

Front Five - 19.06.17

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

Two writeups & a preview planned for today

The Irish Independent understands that Erasmus has triggered the six-months' notice clause in his contract

Cian Tracey - Irish Independent

(hat-tip Diarmuid aka @DD2705)

Their injury jinx continued when Calvin Nash - Ireland's top try scorer of the tournament - was forced off in the sixth minute

Keith Earls crossed twice to beat Denis Hickie’s 2003 record of eight international tries in a season for Ireland.

John Fallon

New Zealand were far superior in a clinical attack, whereas handling errors and defensive frailties hampered any opportunities for England.

Rugby World

Reason didn't do himself any favours as he may have called O'Mahony British.

Darragh Culhane -

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