Monday, March 12, 2018

Front Five - 12.03.18

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

Busy day here at Harpin Manor
Two writeups for you today
One very happy, one not so much

All the pack put in huge, unstinting shifts. James Ryan’s numbers were again monstrous, 15 carries, 14 tackles and heaven knows how many clear-outs

Gerry Thornley - Irish Times

After 12 consecutive wins over Scots, the victorious run came to an end in Donnybrook

Ireland denied England a Grand May has called on his team-mates to return the favour

...providing back-up to one of the finest centre combinations in history in Ma’a Nonu and Conrad Smith at the Hurricanes isn’t something to be dismissed lightly.

Andy Howell - WalesOnline

Quinlan’s classy 20-point haul from the tee, which included six penalty goals, proved vital as third-placed Cork Con kept pace with their play-off rivals

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