Monday, July 30, 2018

Front Five - 30.07.18

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

Our daily feature is back
Four years to the day since

Lions are ranked 9-1 outsiders with some bookmakers and it's not only the betting odds that appear to be stacked against them.

Sky Sports Rugby

The Premiership champions won the inaugural edition of the 7s competition in 2010 and...outplayed Wasps with a 33-12 margin in (this year's) final.

Talking Rugby Union

“You’re quick but not that quick.”
With a smile, he countered: “I’m pretty quick, mind.”

Nigel Owens - WalesOnline

Under the record deal, announced on the final day of competition at Rugby World Cup Sevens 2018, HSBC will also become Official Banking Partner of World Rugby.

After just two minutes of a pre-season clash with Brazil, the 28-year-old gathered an offload inside his own half and ran almost the full length of the pitch to power over the try-line

Sinead Farrell -

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