Thursday, November 22, 2018

Front Five - 22.11.18

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

ICYMI click here for 
our latest Harpin Points post
which looks at the road ahead for Ireland and "that Pichot tweet"

We talked about the 55 players we used last year and realistically we’re going to get to a similar number this year

Ryan Bailey -

Flanker Molloy, who captained Ireland at last year's Women's Rugby World Cup on home soil, now plays her club rugby with Wasps. could be that Schmidt and his coaches take this opportunity to give first Test starts to John Cooney and Ross Byrne.

Gerry Thornley - Irish Times

With World Rugby having prioritised reducing head injuries, the failure by referees to take action was widely questioned.

"Unfortunately, there remains a number of societal issues that are yet to be eradicated, and we receive similar requests from organisations, across a range of issues, each year."

Ian Begley - Irish Independent

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