Tuesday, October 16, 2018

Front Five - 16.10.18

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

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Leinster v Wasps writeup

"There’s so much about Toulouse that you have to respect. We understand that."

Brendan O'Brien - Irish Examiner

Like Grobler, who is at the heart of his new team's pack, Ackermann served a two-year doping ban when he was found guilty of using a prohibited anabolic steroid

Cian Tracey - Irish Independent

The westerners’ discipline has been a major thorn in their side so far this season, with an average of 13 penalties conceded per game

Murray Kinsella - The42.ie

It is another blow for Sale, who had former England winger Marlon Yarde ruled out for the season last week.

BBC Rugby

Is the Japanese Top Rugby becoming more exciting than Super Rugby?

Rugby Onslaught

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