Saturday, May 01, 2021

Front Five - 01.05.21

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

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With Johnny Sexton missing due to a head injury, McGrath will lead the team as Ross Byrne starts at out-half

Murray Kinsella -

 ...the Tigers were a transformed side in the second half - outscoring Ulster 27-7 as their big ball carriers started to dominate the game...

Belfast Newsletter

Although Fiji largely had a firm grip over Covid, a recent outbreak has plunged the country into crisis...

Cian Tracey - Irish Independent

“He’s just an ultimate competitor. I’m sure he was like that when he played but he just wants to win so bad.”

Robert Kitson - The Guardian

With the game only then building towards some sort of crescendo, it’s impossible to know how the result would have panned out, was extremely tight.

Alison Donnelly -

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