Wednesday, November 06, 2019

Front Five - 06.11.19

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

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Leinster v Dragons writeup

"I actually like the cold. The heat is nice, the beach is nice but I don’t like sand and I don’t like sun too much."

Brendan O'Brien - Irish Examiner

“...key figures within the Six Nations organisation have expressed an interest in creating a tournament that stretches 6000 miles to the Far East”


At best this is a PR car crash, just when Premiership Rugby is trying to woo a few floating World Cup voters to the club game.

Robert Kitson - The Guardian

Connacht head coach Andy Friend described the three players as being “key to their ambitions”... for...the Heineken Champions Cup

Ciarán Kennedy -

 I’m guilty of my own bias and a national “the world revolves around Ireland” bias as well. I was very harsh on Rassie...

Gordon D'Arcy - Irish Times

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