Start your day with five eye-catching egg-chasing quotes & links from around the ruggersphere.
Just one of many chuckle-worthy
responses to #flaggate...
How come you didn’t ban Jonny Sexton. He’s been on fire all season?— joe sargent (@seosaimhsargent) December 8, 2018
They succeeded in lowering the provinces’s standard, but could not stop it fluttering on a dank afternoon when defences prevailed.
Paul Rees - The Guardian
It was part rugby game, part temperature management: the hot water bottles were dispensed in the dressing room at half time
Keith Duggan - Irish Times
Lansdowne continued on the winning trail with a 31-15 bonus point success at home to UCC
The 2019 edition of the Guinness Six Nations will be Barnes' last as he plans to finish his refereeing career at the end of the season.
Oval Zone Rugby
“We’re really sorry, the flags were tested against three safety criteria & failed all three including fire”
Cian Roche - The42.ie
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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