Wednesday, May 08, 2019

Front Five - 08.05.19

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

How rugby apparently works...
Forwards decide who wins;
Backs decide by how much;
Izzy Folau decides who goes to heaven?

"I think the scraps are going to be huge so I suppose beating them to the ball on the floor and those individual battles are going to be key."

Gerry Thornley - Irish Times

Ireland have moved on without him, and will continue to do so.

David Kelly - Irish Independent

UCC out-half Taylor notched 150 points while helping his side maintain Division 1A status

Sean Farrell -

...the three-times John Eales Medallist may at some point ask himself if it is all worth it.

He has since earned highly positive reviews with many calling for him to succeed Conor O’Shea as coach of Italy.

Americas Rugby News

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

Note - views expressed in "Front Five" links do not necessarily reflect those of HarpinOnRugby


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