Saturday, June 06, 2020

Front Five - 06.06.20

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

To partially answer Total Flanker's
question, the IRFU did at least

...their openness has allowed many people to develop a greater understanding of the mental and physical toll that the demands of top-level rugby can have on the mind, as well as the body.

Cian Tracey - Irish Independent
(behind paywall)

"(Defeat by Saracens) was a double whammy in that we lost and I didn’t give a good account of myself."

Gerry Thornley - Irish Times
(possibly behind paywall)

When Munster was open for Supporters Club membership renewals for reported a 96 per cent renewal rate of those who responded within the first 24 hours

Simon Lewis - Irish Examiner

Gatland...believes there is one word that everyone needs to keep in the front of their minds to make the global season a reality. "Compromise''

Mat Kermeen -

Why is there no statement of support and commitment to equality from the likes of World Rugby, or the RFU, or Premiership Rugby, to name but a few?

Total Flanker

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