Friday, August 28, 2020

Front Five - 28.08.20

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

ICYMI click here for
last night's interpro chat
on Three Blokes A Ball & BOD
which I hosted along with
Jeff "Loose Head" Neville
Padriac "The 2nd Row" Kelly
and Nigel "White Walker" Quigley

...also click here for our weekly list of
upcoming rugby on Irish TV

...the latest round of Covid-19 testing produced no positive results in either Leinster or Ulster, much to the relief of all concerned

Simon Lewis - Irish Examiner

The competition will likely retain it’s a much-maligned new format which will feature six teams in two separate conferences.


"I think it will be a discussion with the surgeon first to see what’s required and once we get that information, we’ll move forward."

Cian Tracey - Irish Independent

"The guys come straight into our environment and will be working quickly to learn our system"

Murray Kinsella -

“My wife is from Bellaghy and, after nearly 10 years abroad, I’ve taken stock and have come back to some familiar ground” 

Michael Sadlier - Irish Times
(possibly behind paywall)

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