Wednesday, December 04, 2019

Front Five - 04.12.19

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

Lions 2021 fixtures released this morning

Arguably Ireland's best player at the World Cup, he was confined to the bench for the all-important quarter-final defeat to New Zealand.

Rúaidhrí O'Connor - Irish Independent

"Over the past few weeks I have concluded that as the team enters another four-year is time for me to step away."

Ciarán Kennedy -

"Knowing Tyler, he’s gutted not to be part of this but we’ll do the best for him and give him all the time that he needs."

Simon Lewis - Irish Examiner

...the Wales outhalf Dan Biggar is hopeful of being fit for this weekend

Robert Kitson - Irish Times

...much like Jeff Wilson after Gregan’s audacious slap-down in 1994, Pagès was left looking all rather bemused at the try that never was.


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Taken by JLP from RDS press box on Nov 16, 2019