Thursday, October 18, 2018

Front Five -18.10.18

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

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Harpin Points on BOD's documentary,
Irish locks and more

"The biggest thing is trying to get my hands on the ball more and just offer in and around the ruck off nine or inside 10, outside ten, whatever it is."

Brendan O'Brien - Irish Examiner

The...move appears to have been prompted by the IRFU – keeping with the recent policy of spreading underused Leinster talent to other provinces

Gavin Cummiskey - Irish Times

Kaino was given a yellow card for the collision that forced Roberts off with a head injury and subsequently admitted that he thought he might see red.

Rúaidhrí O'Connor - Irish Independent

Mako Vunipola, 27, becomes England’s fourth loosehead missing (via AFP)

In my opinion, the Rugby Championship has become nothing but an extension of Super Rugby.

Brendon Shields - All Out Rugby

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

Note - views expressed in "Front Five" links do not necessarily reflect those of HarpinOnRugby


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