Start your day with five eye-catching egg-chasing quotes & links from around the ruggersphere.
Ashton and Kockott are both way
too experienced to be getting
sent off in preseason
James Ryans don’t grow on trees but his emergence for Ireland...is proof that things can change rapidly in this game.
Murray Kinsella - The42.ie
assistant coach Dwayne Peel made it clear that Friday’s last friendly outing at Wasps will see something more akin to the team likely to feature in their Pro14 opener
Michael Sadlier - Irish Times
...they were forced to rally in the second half after going into the break 14-10 down but eventually outscored their visitors by six tries to three.
Glasgow Warriors have named Callum Gibbins and Ryan Wilson
Talking Rugby Union
Ashton was seen punching Castres' Rory Kockott as the pair were both dismissed by referee Romaine Poite
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