It should go without saying that the family of true rugby fans stands with Sonja McLaughlan today, but sadly it must be said. We all love our sport, our team, our nation, but when the very clear and obvious lines are crossed, such divisions mean nothing. Respect comes first.— Harpin' On Rugby (@HarpinOnRugby) February 28, 2021
Sunday, February 28, 2021
Front Five - 28.02.21
Start your day with five eye-catching egg-chasing quotes & links from around the ruggersphere.
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Leinster v Glasgow preview
"I suppose today was an accumulation of both weeks (v WAL & FRA) coming together, but it doesn’t mean everything is fixed now."
Gavin Cummiskey - Irish Times
(possibly behind paywall)
It’s tempting to call this latter crew the Leinster B team...except there is nothing second-rate about the ones left behind to mind the shop.
Garry Doyle - The42.ie
...three penalties from Callum Sheedy's boot moved Wales clear before Cory Hill completed the job in the dying minutes.
Jon Doel,Katie Sands & Ben James - WalesOnline
There would be greater clarity over this case if the decisions of the Disciplinary and Appeal Committees had been published.
Rugby And The Law
"Toxic, embarrassing, disgraceful, appalling. Just some of the feedback I’ve had."
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