Sunday, December 30, 2018

Front Five - 30.12.18

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

Not the best way for Leinster to end 2018
but it certainly doesn't take from a phenomenal year

Having only incurred one yellow card this season prior to this game, instead Leinster’s head coach accepted that their lack of discipline undid them

Gerry Thornley - Irish Times

The southern province’s need was greater here, and it showed.

Ryan Bailey -

Gareth Anscombe piled up 19 points as Cardiff Blues ended the Scarlets’ 27-month unbeaten home record

Andy Howell - WalesOnline

The final scoreline flattered the hosts who possibly performed worse than they did in the corresponding fixture last weekend at Murrayfield.

Iain Morrison - The Scotsman

...the upcoming Six Nations has probably usurped the Rugby Championship as the world's premier annual rugby competition.

Paul Cully -

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