Monday, August 13, 2018

Front Five - 13.08.18

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

Leinster play Newcastle this Friday
and Cardiff on August 31

It has been a problem zone for a number of years and they weren’t exactly up against a solid scrummager in former player Campese Ma’afu but they were dominant.

Andy Howell - WalesOnline

Marshall...ruptured his anterior cruciate ligament in the final game of last season against the Ospreys and is now facing a significant spell out.

Adam McKendry -

Pocock, 30, took a sabbatical last year but returned to the Wallabies for the June series against Ireland and his quality was immediately obvious.

Patrick McKendry - NZ Herald

The game was divided into three phases of 30 minutes each

Talking Rugby Union

"The statistics are magnificent if you are Kiwi but not so good if you are trying to market the competition as a fierce event"

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