Thursday, May 07, 2020

Front Five - 07.05.20

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

I reckon Crusaders v a NH club that has won its last 21 competitive matches would be even cooler 😜

"There are a whole range of activities that you could create without having 16 people in a scrum."

Gavin Mairs - Irish Independent

"At the moment, we're not looking too far ahead, we're looking at when can we get our players training?"

RTÉ Rugby

"You can imagine having the best northern v southern hemisphere clubs and international sides meeting every couple of years would be pretty cool."

PJ Browne -

Beaumont...won Japan Rugby Football Union's backing with a promise to promote the national team to Tier 1.

Makoto Taniguchi - Nikkei Asian Review

MLR will likely be a decade or two off from rivaling the likes of Super Rugby or the Top14...But the groundwork is being established

Stuart Hardy - Post To Post Sport

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