Monday, May 31, 2021

Front Five - 31.05.21

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

Good times for Harlequins...
1) Men reached playoffs for first time in a while
2) Women claimed Premier 15s title
3) They got rid of Mike Brown!!! 😜

Head coach Richie Murphy, and his Assistant Coaches Denis Leamy and Colm Tucker, used all 32 players across the 80 minutes

Front Row Union

At present, though, with eight of the 'Class of 2021' taken into account, there have been 42 Irish players to make it on tour.

Pat McCarry -

"I thought Gavin Coombes was superb all season; you saw on Friday how he came on as a replacement lock and I thought he did really well there."

Ruaidhri O'Connor - Irish Independent

Twice before they have faced Saracens in this final and twice they have lost, but they triumphed 25-17 at Kingsholm

Sarah Mockford - Rugby World

It was Falcons' 13th consecutive loss in all competitions at the ground but it came as no surprise as they fielded a weakened 23

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