Sunday, May 17, 2020

Front Five - 17.05.20

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

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...not only did he make his test debut before his provincial debut...but of Ryan’s 63 first-class matches, 26 have been tests and 23 in the Heineken Cup

Gerry Thornley - Irish Times

Australia wing or centre star Joe Tomane, 30, is another serious talent understood to be in advanced talks with the Welsh Rugby Union owned Gwent region.

Andy Howell - WalesOnline

Any rugby fan surely remembers the 2015 Six Nations final day.

Talking Rugby Union

(click here for our recent #RetroRugby podcast about that day)

It now remains to be seen if du Toit negotiates a new deal with Western Province Rugby or opts for a move elsewhere. 

Murray Kinsella -

It has set a target of 40% of women's coaches at the 2025 Rugby World Cup.

Sara Orchard - BBC Rugby

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