Sunday, February 17, 2019

Front Five - 17.02.19

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

Our thoughts are with
Ruan Pienaar & family

The Irish side raced into a 21-0 lead...but Zebre...hit back to trail by just two at half-time.

BBC Rugby

Andy Friend's men are now back up to third in the table, but they did it the hard way

Irish Independent

(Cork Con) now have a home semi-final well within their reach, leading third-placed ‘Tarf by a full 17 points

Dave Mervyn -

Spare a thought for Blues rookie Harry Plummer, who missed two crunch kicks in the final six minutes of his team's 24-22 loss

Robert van Royen -

The 29-year-old didn't seem in great pain as he left the field but his left knee was already heavily strapped as it has been in other recent matches.

Ben James - WalesOnline

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