Tuesday, September 01, 2020

Front Five - 01.09.20

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

ICYMI click here for our
Ulster v Leinster writeup
titled "Bench Impress"

Dropping the likes of Ryan, Leavy and Furlong into the mix for the semi-final would be a big roll of the dice, considering their respective times out

Pat McCarry - SportsJoe.ie

No Owen Farrell, no Mako Vunipola, but Saracens simply had too much class, too much power for their youthful opponents

Gerard Meagher - The Guardian

Enforced Covid ‘time out’ may benefit players heading into the next phase of their career

Gerry Thornley - Irish Times
(possibly behind paywall)

A high-placed source at the Cheetahs told Sport24 last week that the Cheetahs were legally contracted to play in the Pro14 until 2023

News24.com (RSA)

"...no-no not give it a go, if you’re not happy with hooking – tell me now."

Rugby Onslaught

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