Thursday, March 25, 2021

Front Five - 25.03.21

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

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S02E36 : “Lions Selector Panel 2.6 plus Ospreys & Wales chat featuring Brandon Smith (@bisbrandon11)”

It is seven years since RTÉ (2014) was last involved with the Pro 14 but there would be an appetite among the general public

John O'Sullivan - Irish Times
(possibly behind paywall)

Parsons who is in her first year of University is the major try-scoring threat Ireland has and with the new format, score difference could be huge.

Tomas O - SportsNews Ireland

It continues an impressive season for Adamson who refereed his first Guinness Six Nations fixture in early February

World Rugby confirmed a financial and administrative package to support two new Super Rugby teams, the Fijian Drua and Moana Pasifika, from 2022.


The technology behind rapid coronavirus testing could ultimately be used to help develop a device which provides an objective in-game diagnosis of concussion (via AFP)

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