Sunday, August 12, 2018

Front Five - 12.08.18

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

Louis Fajfrowski RIP

The centre was taken off after 60 minutes following a heavy tackle while playing for PRO D2 side Aurillac.

"Beauden is the established 10 who has done nothing wrong in an All Blacks jersey, and we have done pretty well in the last little while with him steering the ship around" (via AAP)

Mortlock said that for the current crop to snap that 16-year losing streak, they had to unsettle New Zealand in all facets

Matt Bungard -

Blues had done enough to get the reign of the Australian off to a successful start but paid the price for not turning second-half pressure and territory into more points.

Andy Howell - Wales Online

"@leinsterrugby Just in case you get any ideas, 'substitutes' is just fine, thanks."

Rugby World

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