Wednesday, June 13, 2018

Front Five - 13.06.18

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

Very poor showing by the Wolfpuppies

Tomane, who is 28, is versatile by means of playing a number of positions, he indeed played all across the back line for Montpelier in the Top 14 this season.

Anthony Redmond - SportsNewsIreland

“We could go out and play absolutely brilliant this week and still not get the right result because we’re in Australia, playing against a very good team with very good players.“

Gerry Thornley - Irish Times

A former binman born in Auckland and raised in Sydney, the 22-year-old hooker was playing club rugby for Southern Districts in the Sydney Shute Shield just a year ago

Simon Lewis - Irish Examiner

The reckless hit left the French winger with a double fracture of his skull, but the citing commissioner...deemed the offence "just short of" a red card.

Cian Tracey - Irish Independent

It was Scotland’s first win of the campaign and a fourth loss in a row for Noel McNamara’s men.

John Fallon -

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