Start your day with five eye-catching egg-chasing quotes & links from around the ruggersphere.
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...a PRO14 announcement could open the door for a summer interprovincial series in Ireland if permission was granted by public health officials.
PRO14 could be abandoned with Leinster retaining title while Connacht could lose out in Champions Cup revamp
Ruaidhri O'Connor - Irish Independent
Phase 5 - 10th August...Permit close physical contact sports (rugby, boxing, wrestling)
Paddy Mahoney - Balls.ie
"...if these unions cannot afford to make their female athletes full-time professionals then make them part-time; two days a week is better than none."
Giselle Mather - Rugby World
Beaumont and Pichot have agreed to bring the announcement forward after one of the closest races in history.
Chris Jones - BBC Sport
(James) Ryan’s assumption of all most demandingly physical roles of the Irish team has been assimilated...to the point that it’s essentially taken for granted.
Digging Like a Demented Mole
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