Tuesday, July 30, 2019

Front Five - 30.07.19

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

If you get caught, it's 'cheating'
If you don't, it's 'gamesmanship'

...when the Irish players assemble for departure in early September, they will be the first Irish Squad travelling for a Rugby World Cup in expectation, rather than hope.

Digging Like a Demented Mole

"...when we talk about the interplay between forwards and backs, there is a key Individual for you."

Patrick McCarry - SportsJoe.ie

"There is a great aura about him and I think maybe the Munster backs might derive more confidence from a guy like him."

Rúaidhrí O'Connor - Irish Independent

The Top 14 season starts on 24 August and continues during the Rugby World Cup

The42.ie (via AFP)

...on a scale of illegal things to do on the rugby field this would rank well down the end of cheeky over cheating.

NZ Herald

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