Friday, November 16, 2018

Front Five - 16.11.18

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

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Kearney might not be the most thrilling full-back in the world but he spreads calm in the back-three with his excellent communication skills

Cian Tracey - Irish Independent

New Zealand are...deadly in transition situations brought about by kicks. Keeping the ball in hand obviously limits those opportunities.

Charlie Morgan - NZ Heraldn (via UK Telegraph)

The recent interprovincial series was the perfect warm-up for the November tests, but Griggs is acutely aware that the international game represents a gigantic leap (via Irish Examiner)

“The guys are very aware of what is coming. They all watched the Test against New Zealand."

Andy Bull - The Guardian

The centre, who will line up opposite Garry Ringrose just as he did during the 2015 U20 World Cup, has been a terrific addition to the All Black back-line

Sean Farrell -

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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