Wednesday, March 17, 2021

Front Five - 17.03.21

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

Beannachtaí Lá Fhéile Pádraig oraibh

Tuesday was quite the day for breaking rugby news!!!

"I will be playing my final matches as a professional athlete with contentment and gratitude for what was and for what lies ahead in the next chapter of my life."

Leinster and Cullen both confirmed that Cullen was himself offered a two-year deal but, for personal reasons, preferred a rolling one-year contract.

Leinster and Munster meet in the Guinness Pro14 final at the RDS on Saturday 27 March, a 5pm start at the RDS.

RTÉ Rugby

For certain teams - this is also a huge step up on what they have now. But there is also some baked in unfairness to the structure proposed.

Former Scotland U20 scrum-half Davidson was set to take charge of a European Challenge Cup game...and a PRO14 fixture last month but both were postponed.

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