Wednesday, November 08, 2017

Front Five - 08.11.17

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

Winner of Ireland v South Africa on Saturday
gets to host #RWC2023?  Anyone?  
France just had the Euros plus they're 
getting the Olympics so they'll be grand. đŸ˜œ

The war of words between the Ireland 2023 Oversight Board, the IRFU and World Rugby continues to escalate on a daily basis

Gerry Thornley - Irish Times

“With them, it’s just not about brute force amongst their forwards, but they always present you with different challenges.”

Cian Locke - Irish Examiner

...the court was told, following talks, the matter had been resolved and the proceedings could be struck out.

Tim Healy - Irish Independent

Jones is bolstered by the return of Elliot Daly and Jonny May, who have both recovered quicker than expected.

Brian Barry - Pundit Arena

" has been pretty feisty and the scrums have been pretty full on."

Patrick McCarry -

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