Start your day with five eye-catching egg-chasing quotes & links from around the ruggersphere.
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France v Ireland writeup
titled "3 steps forward, 2 back"
...Leinster have an unmatched depth to their squad, and were as speedy and clinical as their first-choice 15 would have been.
Stuart Bathgate - The Scotsman
(possibly behind paywall)
...expect Andy Farrell to pick strong XVs for the Wales and England games, especially as there is an eight-day turnaround between the two games.
Patrick McCarry - SportsJoe.ie
"I knew if it came down to persistence and grind we weren’t going to be lacking in that area."
Ciaran Donaghy - Belfast Newsletter
“It’s been devastating from a revenue point of view. The more reliant you are on ticketing and hospitality revenue, the more devastating it is”
Contingency planning is taking place amid growing fears that the 2020-21 season of the Championship...may not go ahead.
Saracens set for promotion back up to the Premiership without playing a SINGLE GAME amid fears the Championship season will not go ahead - and ambitious Ealing Trailfinders could buy their way into new 14-team top flight
Chris Foy - Daily Mail
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