Start your day with five eye-catching egg-chasing quotes & links from around the ruggersphere.
This British & Irish League
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O’Malley was part of Ireland’s 2012 Six Nations squad too and, again, would almost certainly have gone on to win many caps after O’Driscoll’s retirement.
Murray Kinsella - The42.ie
Joe Schmidt presented the newly promoted referees with their jerseys at Camp in Johnstown Estate in Co. Meath.
"The PRO14 gets too many undeserved knocks....it's too expensive for supporters to travel to games outside their country"
Anthony Woolford - WalesOnline
JRFU vice president Katsuyuki Kiyomiya has proposed a new professional league in the country that would begin in 2021
Alex Shaw - RugbyPass
If Whitelock and Barrett start the big games, specialist lock Tuipulotu's presence on the bench would reduce the All Blacks' versatility.
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