Saturday, April 18, 2020

Front Five - 18.04.20

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

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"At the very first mauling session, I went in for a hit and spasmed my neck. So I had that for the rest of the week."

Pat McCarry -

"It would be a different competition, played at a different time of year – so much of the history and tradition, style and winter resonance would be lost."

The ballot takes place at a council meeting on 12 May.

Chris Jones - BBC Rugby

"We’re like the hobos of Knocknacarra mate. We go walking the streets looking for left over firewood and bring it home and burn it."

Gerry Thornley - Irish Times

The lawsuit relates to a radio appearance by the recently retired sports star in January, in which he expressed regret at having attended the high-profile trial.

Shane Phelan - 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

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