Friday, April 06, 2018

Front Five - 06.04.18

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

2 wins from 2 so far for Irish Mens 7s
big match with Uruguay 2am 
Saturday morning our time

Ireland are one of 12 teams that will battle it out in the men’s world sevens series qualifier, with the winning side taking the prestigious prize of core team status for 2019.

John O'Sullivan - Irish Times

The match will take place in CJ Stander's home town and while the players are delighted for him to have such an occasion, they haven't being making it easy for the Irish No 8.

John Fallon - Irish Independent

It’s been a horrible start to 2018 at Kingspan Stadium with only three wins out of a possible eight.

The Front Row Union

World Rugby was deeply concerned about the circumstances surrounding the Belgium versus Spain Rugby Europe Championship match

The key here for Leinster is dragging Figallo away from the edge of the ruck, in order to create space for the return pass back inside.

Murray Kinsella -

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