Monday, August 31, 2020

Front Five - 31.08.20

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

ICYMI click here for a selection
of online comments after Ulster v Leinster

Munster...can have rarely booked their place in the last four of any competition in such strange circumstances as this victory

Simon Lewis - Irish Examiner

If the Guinness PRO14 wishes to have the elite best teams, then holding at 14 or even reducing to 12 will produce that. Expanding to 18 may just do the opposite.

Scott Hornell - Last Word On Rugby

South Africa could plug the gap left in group two that is currently filled by Scotland, Italy and France and needs a fourth nation.


The poor financial outlook at Twickenham caused by Covid-19 has resulted in the revised amount (via PA)

"He will be in Police custody and therefore it is in the hands of the law."
(hat-tip Conor Cronin)

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