Saturday, August 10, 2019

Front Five - 10.08.19

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

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“Would you not think that if Ireland had had another hugely successful Six Nations (in 2019), that the burden on them would be almost unbearable?" - Michael Kiernan

Gerry Thornley - Irish Times

The majority of the players that will take on Scotland...will get their own chance to get up and running in Twickenham in two weeks' time

Rúaidhrí O'Connor - Irish Independent

Alun Wyn Jones will become his country’s most capped rugby player of all time on Sunday


It will be the first time the Savea/Cane combination has started a test since August last year

NZ Herald

His first touch in his first game of American football...

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