Tuesday, May 18, 2021

Front Five - 18.05.21

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

ICYMI click here for our
Leinster v Ulster writeup

"There is a great group of lads there that I’ve played with and against, so yeah, learning just to be yourself more so and not go into your shell is a big thing"

Cian Tracey - Irish Independent

Ulster didn’t lose the game in the first half but they could have put it out of reach of Leinster with all the opportunities they had.

Johnny Holland - RTÉ Rugby

"We have lost our way and our culture in this country. We don’t have an Australian rugby identity anymore."

Maurice Brosnan - The42.ie

Against opponents reduced to 14 men inside the first quarter, Bristol were as wasteful as a broken sewage pipe for lengthy periods

Robert Kitson - The Guardian

The match referee called the incident that happened two weekends ago the most ugly piece of foul play he had seen in his 12 years officiating.


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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