Saturday, March 07, 2020

Front Five - 07.03.20

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

Looks like they found a way
around government policy...

“public outdoor gatherings...will proceed as long as they do not lead to interactions with people from areas heavily affected by the virus.”

Gerry Thornley, Patrick Madden - Irish Times

...still six months shy of his 19th birthday, he was called up to train with a national age-grade side for the first time in early January.

Sean Farrell -

Scotland's previous game against Italy on Feb. 23 was also postponed amid the coronavirus outbreak. (via Reuters)

The mood seemed quite odd at the club however, with no real fuss made about him arriving.

Rugby Onslaught

“He has been in contact this week saying he's going to annoy me a little bit! I'll annoy him back – it will be a game within a game.”

Jack de Menezes - (English) 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

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