Friday, January 17, 2020

Front Five - 17.01.20

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

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...Cullen and Lancaster have continued to refine their approach to the league, both as a testing ground for tactics and a proving ground for players

Digging Like a Demented Mole

“I actually lost my hair ties. They are normally on here”...That’s not a very rugby thing to say. 

Johnny Watterson - Irish Times

Griggs will be eager to improve on the fifth-place finish in last year's Six Nations, returning one win from the five rounds.

Des Berry - Irish Independent

...there is widespread belief they will once more struggle to get under the £7m limit this campaign.

Chris Jones - BBC Rugby

He had a skillset perfect for (full back), and Ireland and Leinster have benefited from it year after year...But it's a double-edged sword.

Rob O'Hanrahan -

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