Monday, August 14, 2017

Front Five - 14.08.17

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

Gritty win for the girls
but tough French test to come

It wasn’t to be but the ‘Sakura’ greeted the final whistle with a long, collective bow to the main stand and were rewarded with a standing ovation.

Brendan O'Brien - Irish Examiner

...the first impression of the tournament for many will have been the lack of spectator interest in the opener...

Brendan Fanning - Irish Independent

From the off, France were utterly dominant in all facets of the game and battered their way into control

Ryan Bailey -

...picking players schooled in conditions in the northern hemisphere may be more beneficial for matches against countries from the Six Nations.

Andy Howell - WalesOnline

The game will take place in Belfast at Malone RFC at 7.30pm on Friday 25th August,

Alison Donnelly - ScrumQueens

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Taken by JLP from RDS press box on Nov 16, 2019