Friday, February 02, 2018

Front Five - 02.02.18

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

Best of luck to the Under 20s tonight

The 21-year-old Leinster secondrow will win his fifth cap in Paris having made his debut during Ireland’s summer tour last season.

Irish Times

"He can bring anything, you don't know what he's going to bring, so you've got to get in his face and just try to shut him down."

Gibbes last played rugby in New Zealand in 2007 and a year later became forwards coach with Leinster.

King's Hospital persevered with their challenge...but it was the Clane school who ultimately progressed to the last-eight.

Irish Independent

"Nigel Owens is a tower of strength on the pitch, and a gentle giant off it. A lovely man."

PJ Browne -

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