Monday, March 05, 2018

Front Five - 05.03.18

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

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Hamstrung duo Iain Henderson and Tadhg Furlong will need to train in Carton House on Tuesday to have any chance of returning

Gavin Cummiskey - Irish Times

"Ali has a real zip in his pass and great speed to the breakdown. His enthusiasm is infectious. Greig brings the experience, game management and world-class goal kicking."

The Scotsman

It was horrible luck for a Connacht side who battled superbly in the heat and thin air of the Highveld and looked set to become only the second PRO14 side to win there.

John Fallon - Irish Independent

Gibbes, 41, will return to New Zealand at the conclusion of the Guinness PRO 14 season in Europe, where he is currently the head coach of Ulster.

It is definite action taken to blood new Irish coaches and simultaneously recruits the wisdom seasoned pros have accumulated over the years.

Maurice Brosnan -

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