Monday, August 28, 2017

Front Five - 28.08.17

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

Hopefully we can distinguish between
Ireland's #WRWC2017 on the pitch
and the way we organised it - seems
to have been a top-notch job

When they moved the ball out wide, they looked dangerous, with Katie Fitzhenry's late try the only score by an under-employed back-line.

Orla Bannon - Irish Independent

“The World Cup final was live on free-to-air TV and it would be awesome for that to start to happen with all our games, not just the biggest one there is”

Gerard Meagher - The Guardian

It meant a losing return to Galway for former head coach Lam as Connacht inflicted a fourth defeat of pre-season on the English Championship club.

Ryan Bailey -

"(We've) just got to try and soak it in and try and remember this one so when we come back next time" (via AAP)

The Americas rugby community proudly welcomed its newest test match playing member today.

Americas Rugby News

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

Note - views expressed in "Front Five" links do not necessarily reflect those of HarpinOnRugby


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