Sunday, June 20, 2021

Front Five - 20.06.21

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

...there was, understandably, some ring rustiness in Ireland’s game, but they were clinical in attack as they put Scotland away with ease.

Steffan Thomas - Irish Independent

They take on Samoa in their final Pool A game at 12.17pm on Sunday.  The top two teams from each pool will qualify for the semi-finals.

...this game will serve as a rude awakening for not just the Bulls, but the other three South African teams that are set to play in the United Rugby Championship.

The final takes place at the Stade de France in Paris on 25 June

...Quins looked certain losers when moments before the half-time whistle they trailed 28-0.  However, they then scored five tries...

The Independent (UK)

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Taken by JLP from RDS press box on Nov 16, 2019