Tuesday, March 02, 2021

Front Five - 02.03.21

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

ICYMI click here for our
Italy v Ireland writeup

"...I thought Gibson-Park’s box-kicking was as accurate as any nine could have kicked at the weekend."


...players returning to their provincial bubbles...Ed Byrne, Ross Byrne, Rhys Ruddock, Josh van der Flier (Leinster)...and Stuart McCloskey, Tom O’Toole (Ulster)

Huge Rugby

“I have always been determined to finish my career whilst still playing well and adding value to the jersey each time I get to put it on”

Simon Lewis - Irish Examiner

"I think there is a tendency to refer to the TMO too often when one can make the call oneself on the pitch and stick with it"

Duncan Bech - The Independent (UK)

Yes, of course it matters who wins but a little grace in victory and magnanimity in defeat goes a long way.

Robert Kitson - 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

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