Saturday, June 16, 2018

Front Five - 16.06.18

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

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"Ten penalties is considerably more than we give away as an average. So we've certainly spoken about it" 

Rúaidhrí O'Connor - Irish Independent

Ireland will hit hard in the second Test, but the Wallabies now stand a chance of securing the series given the consistency of Cheika’s selections.

Christy Doran -

Prendergast...who has had stints at French clubs Grenoble and Oyonnax, is named “coach of the backs and attack in general.” (via AFP)

"I thought we did get the emotion right (last week), just when the pressure came on and they started getting momentum we probably didn’t cope with it"

Talking Rugby Union

The 2018 Championship in France draws to a conclusion on Sunday but is on track to be the best-attended, most viewed and most socially-engaged event to date.

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

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