Friday, January 25, 2019

Front Five - 25.01.19

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

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"I've always wanted to test myself on the higher stages so if the opportunity does come about, yeah, we'll see how we go."

David Kelly - Irish Independent

Leinster trio Sean Cronin, Tadhg Furlong and Garry Ringrose, who helped the province win the Champions Cup in 2018, are nominated.

The Lions isn’t everyone’s cup of tea but how great would it be if Schmidt was involved in some shape or form?

Brendan O'Brien - Irish Examiner

...the offside line at a ruck will now not be based on positioning of the "hindmost foot", but rather the "hindmost point of any player from either team", for instance an arm or a head.

Ulster will receive 25% of the stadium ticket allocation, meaning that 12,500 fans could travel south for the expected sell-out game.

Lauren Harte - Belfast Telegraph

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