Sunday, November 22, 2020

Front Five - 22.11.20

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

Not sure what's more disappointing
the result in Twickenham
or the defeatist reactions to it that
only just fall short of "Farrell out"

The coach pointed to Ireland's struggle in generating quick ball as one of the key factors in England's win.

Brendan Fanning - Irish Independent

John Mulvihill has been forced into a number of changes in the Cardiff Blues side to face Leinster on Sunday as injuries and international call-ups start to bite.

Cardiff Rugby Life

Wayne Pivac had shown respect to the Georgians by picking two seasoned strong-scrummaging props...It proved a wise move, with Wales dominating in the tight.

Simon Thomas - WalesOnline

The result means that all three teams in the Tri Nations have six competition points.

Americas Rugby News

He had a sniff of another (try)...but this time he ran slap-bang into Aki, who flattened him.

Andy Bull - The Guardian

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

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Taken by JLP from RDS press box on Nov 16, 2019