Tuesday, November 21, 2017

Front Five - 21.11.17

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

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Ireland v Fiji writeup

Leinster, meanwhile, are ‘optimistic’ of having both Garry Ringrose and Isa Nacewa back when the Pro14 resumes this weekend as the pair near a return to full fitness.

Ryan Bailey - The42.ie

Carbery suffered the injury in the 61st minute of Ireland's 23-20 win over Fiji after shipping a heavy tackle from replacement prop Peni Ravai.

Irish Independent

“It’s just one week, the last one for us, so we really want to not just get the result, but play the game well.”

Brendan O'Brien - Irish Examiner

Samoa's prime minister Tuilaepa Sailele Malielegaoi declared on November 8 that the union, of which he is also chairman, had become "insolvent"


After a Michael Hooper try was not awarded, Sky Sports showed a shot of the Wallabies coach sarcastically clapping before appearing to say the words 'f***ing cheats'.

Tom Decent - Sydney Morning Herald

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