Tuesday, May 26, 2020

Front Five - 26.05.20

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

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“...it is...vital that when we all come back from this, and we will come back, that we have a vibrant supporter base to welcome to the RDS Arena."

Marcus Ó Buachalla - LeinsterRugby.ie

 “Broadcasters have long memories, and there aren’t too many blue chip sponsors like Guinness out there. This ‘extra’ Six Nations would require delicate hands.”

Gerry Thornley - Irish Times

One of Ireland’s issues since the start of 2019 is that opposition teams feel they have a good grasp of what’s coming.

Murray Kinsella - The42.ie

“(This) is a really exciting time for rugby in Japan, following the tremendous World Cup they hosted last year.”


In total, scrums are identified as making up 50% of high-risk exposure time during an 80-minute match.

Gerard Meagher - The Guardian

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