Wednesday, April 01, 2020

Front Five - 01.04.20

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

Hi folks hope you're all staying both safe and sane through all the dystopian madness.  We're bringing FrontFive back online as there seems to be quite a few interesting reads out there - we won't post as early in the morning as before but we'll do our best to put one up every day. 

Note - given the day that's in it we obviously can't guarantee all of the stories pass the smell test...


Garry Ringrose has reportedly signed a new deal that will keep him at the province at least until the end of the 2021-22 season

Leinster and Ireland superstar commits to two more years at province

Adam Lacey -

Back in 2013 she sat exams in an empty room. Just her and Jamie Roberts.

Dr Claire Molloy: ‘It is a privileged place to be, on the frontline’

Gavin Cummiskey - Irish Times

...does anyone actually need three years to snap up tickets?

Rugby Rant: RWC 2023 Pool Draw

Rugby World

It was determined that this was "the best platform to swiftly and efficiently address challenges and deliver a foundation for future stability."

USA Rugby files for bankruptcy in the wake of coronavirus outbreak

Chris Bengel - CBS Sports


We’re still in shock that this has been released, nobody had ANY idea that this was coming!

Rugby fans are losing their minds as EA SPORTS drops unannounced trailer for Rugby 21 overnight

Rugby Onslaught
Feel free to share any interesting links you spot yourself about t’internet by emailTwitter,FacebookGoogle+, 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