Sunday, September 03, 2017

Front Five - 03.09.17

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

James Lowe's stint with the Tasman Makos
lasts until October 14th at earliest - could be
the 28th if they qualify for the Mitre10 Cup final

Coach Bernard Jackman and former Wales and Lions star Gavin Henson knew what they were walking into when they joined the ailing Region.

Delme Parfitt - WalesOnline

The four Irish provinces have not won on the opening weekend since 2007 and that went unchanged at the Sportsground

John Fallon - Irish Independent

Munster and Goggin — who was making his 15th appearance for the province — will face an anxious wait

Ryan Bailey -

Halfpenny started for Scarlets...but his fellow British & Irish Lions Jonathan Davies and Ken Owens were rested.

Samisoni Taukei'aho's 68th minute try started the comeback after Lowe was sinbinned - for what was harshly deemed a deliberate knock down

Joseph Pearson -

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