Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Front Five - 23.01.18

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

ICYMI click here for our
Montpellier v Leinster writeup

Leinster v Saracens at the Aviva
and Leinster A v Munster A at Donnybrook [or RDS?]
what a quarterfinal weekend that's going to be!!!

Jersey Reds will host Doncaster Knights in the quarter-finals of the British & Irish Cup. The winners of that tie...will face either Leinster A or defending champions Munster A at home in the last four.


Stalwarts like Niamh Briggs, Claire Molloy and Paula Fitzpatrick are still around to lend their experience to the younger brigade, which is being led by captain Ciara Griffin.

Cian Tracey - Irish Independent

“That was the best he has played since I arrived at Thomond Park.”

Simon Lewis - Irish Examiner

LaRochelle have an enormous pack, with numerous players tipping the scales at over 130kg.

Rugby Onslaught

Even with his lungs at bursting point, having covered so much ground since his initial tackle on Fall, Furlong digs deep to find another spurt of work rate.

Murray Kinsella - The42.ie

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