Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Front Five - 26.06.18

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

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The squad’s commander, and demander, in chief, and again delivered in spades; kicking, passing, leadership, keeping the scoreboard ticking and doing his shift physically. 

Gerry Thornley - Irish Times

Will Connors...will be one of five Academy players to graduate to the senior side...Vakh Abdaladze, Caelan Doris, Jordan Larmour and Josh Murphy are the other(s).

Sam Roberts - Irish Independent

The error count was low, the physicality was great, the set piece was hotly contested. It was rugby at it’s finest… if we don’t talk about the TMO.

Hugh Cavill - Green And Gold Rugby

Jones has three huge problems, two of them stemming from English rugby’s dysfunctional set-up. 

Digging Like A Demented Mole

Schmidt’s side consolidated their position in second place of the rankings with Saturday’s series-clinching victory over the Wallabies in Sydney, while passing the 90-point mark for the first time.

Ryan Bailey - The42.ie

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