Start your day with five eye-catching egg-chasing quotes & links from around the ruggersphere.
"New rugby format launched...."— Harpin' On Rugby (@HarpinOnRugby) September 7, 2021
I stopped reading there.
Here's the thing - I'm counting down the minutes to Friday when I'll be watching the Pro14 champs play the Prem champs in proper XVs rugby union in front of a proper crowd...
That's literally all that matters.
Ireland will face Spain in their opening game on Monday, 13 September (5 pm Irish time)
James Roulston Mooney - SportsNewsIreland
"I had a season ticket since I was six so seeing of the lads coming out in their jerseys, I wanted that to be me."
Paul Cahill - LeinsterRugby.ie
... the province have earmarked October as a possible return for the 26-year-old
Neil Treacy - RTÉ Rugby
A win will give the Pretoria team its 25th Currie Cup title.
World 12s Limited have only held “informal, low key” discussions with World Rugby so far, and have yet to get approval for the tournament.
Ciarán Kennedy - The42.ie
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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