Tuesday, August 24, 2021

Front Five - 24.08.21

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

ICYMI click here for the third episode
in our series of preseason podcasts
this one looks at Leinster's front row & centre options

The game in Belfast, which will be played in front of the largest home Ulster crowd since February 2020, will be open to season ticket holders only


With Ireland’s World Cup qualifiers following hot on the heels of the competition, coach Adam Griggs has opted to keep his players in camp

Ruaidhri O'Connor - Irish Independent

Australia's Queensland state will host eight Rugby Championship matches in a rejigged schedule


"It’s disappointing once again to have to keep our participants on the sidelines, but it’s the right thing to do under the circumstances"


The women will take on the Springboks after the men compete against Samoa with both teams playing for the Killik Cup.


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