Start your day with five eye-catching egg-chasing quotes & links from around the ruggersphere.
So now World Rugby can
guarantee no rain eh? 😒
Tournament organisers are in daily contact with the Japanese weather service and none of this weekend's games are considered under threat.
"...when you have a high-funding commercialiser of the sport that isn’t a governing body, their interest is in the commercialising of it"
David Barnes - The Offside Line
“It does have cost implications but of course, if we do sense and understand that there are real player welfare gains in those squad changes, we would move towards that."
Harry Latham-Coyle - (English) Independent
“We’re here to do our job and give our best performance. If we stay injury-free I think we’re in a great position to do that.”
Andy Newport - The Scotsman
"The decision was made by Warren and some of the senior players to call Stephen Jones up."
Wales reveal exactly how Rob Howley betting scandal unfolded over seven days as Warren Gatland says assistant is devastated
Matthew Southcombe - WalesOnline
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