Saturday, December 21, 2019

Front Five - 21.12.19

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

Nice pre-Christmas RDS try fest

The combined 96 points from the scoreline set a new record between the Provinces...although Leinster's victory never looked in doubt.

Richard Mulligan - Belfast Newsletter

 "We are no different to any of the other provinces in Ireland where we have to rest out players and coming from a bigger squad into a smaller squad this week."

John Fallon - Irish Examiner

..more will be frustrated with not getting the opportunity to see two full strength teams go head-to-head...(it is) an inevitability in a competition like the Pro14.

Ciarán Kennedy -

A move for Wales international Williams had long been speculated on, particularly in the wake of Saracens signing England back three player Elliot Daly.

Ireland start their 2020 Women's Six Nations campaign with back-to-back home games in Energia Park against Scotland and Wales

Nigel Whittaker - Irish Independent

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