Wednesday, July 26, 2017

Front Five - 25.07.17

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

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The Bowl...will be expanded to squeeze 3,000 rugby fans in as Ireland take on Australia, Japan and France in the pool stages from 9 August.

Sean Farrell -

O’Leary, who was capped 24 times for Ireland, began his Munster career in 2005 and played 146 times for the province.

Fergus Jayes - Irish Examiner

A significant pay cut seems inevitable — but then that's usually the case for anyone leaving Toulon.

Mark Orders - WalesOnline

...the Eagles regularly compete in the Americas Rugby Championship. This frankly is not enough games against high level competition.

Kimber Rozier - WorldRugbyShop,com

Paddy Jackson, 25, and Stuart Olding, 24, strenuously deny the offence, which was alleged to have happened in Belfast in June 2016.

David Young - Irish Independent

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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