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?"
"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 - Balls.ie
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
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