Thursday, June 25, 2020

Front Five - 25.06.20

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


RPI were left "very disappointed" when the IRFU told a newspaper of their intention to cut player wages, before any formal talks had begun.

Cian Tracey - Irish Independent

The tournament achieved a ticket sell-out rate of 99%, more than any previous Rugby World Cup

RTÉ Rugby

"His reputation as an attacking threat goes before him and as a coach I know from experience how difficult he is to prepare against."

Emma Duffy -

A strike is highly unlikely, given it would jeopardise the restart of the competition and therefore further endanger the difficult financial position of the code and therefore its ability to pay players

"You're a Tiger, Harry!"

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Taken by JLP from RDS press box on Nov 16, 2019