Thursday, November 05, 2020

Front Five - 05.11.20

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

Non rugby fans saw our Laws our complicated
try working out the US Electoral College!
(Sorry, been following the election a lot)

Junior Sport Minister Jack Chambers said a trial run of a "limited number" of spectators in stadiums could take place if the public health situation allows it.

While coach Felipe Contepomi says they are not holding Leavy back, it may take a little more time before the highly-rated flanker begins to start matches...

Johnny Watterson - Irish Times
(possibly behind paywall)

"There's a number of nuances in the 15 role that I'm not used to yet and it's going to take me a wee bit of a while to get used to."

Cian Tracey - Irish Independent

“PRO14 Rugby will examine potential dates in early 2021 to reschedule the game.”

Planet Rugby

The 12 live and exclusive fixtures will not involve Andy Farrell’s Ireland but will allow viewers in this country to watch the remainder of the new competition.

Murray Kinsella -

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