Start your day with five eye-catching egg-chasing quotes & links from around the ruggersphere.
ICYMI click here for the 5th episode
from our series of preseason podcasts
this time covering the non-Irish URC nations
"...we hope by announcing this decision now it gives clarity to supporters who might have been concerned about their purchase with the season less than a month away."
Leo Cullen's Leinster will take on three-time Super Rugby winners, the Vodacom Bulls
Holders Leinster face Connacht at the Sportsground this afternoon (2.45)
Ruaidhri O'Connor - Irish Independent
...it is understood that Toulon played 1.8 million Euros to release Kolbe from the final two years of his contract
Matthew Wood - Talking Rugby Union
The four-year partnership will allow the Irish Examiner to deliver the inside story on news and developments
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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