Sunday, October 03, 2021

Front Five - 03.10.21

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

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"Niall reported that to Pete on the pitch, the referee had a look at it, they couldn't see any evidence of it, but we'll go through the right channels"

Simon Lewis - Irish Examiner

Wing Ethan McIlroy and flanker Nick Timoney led the way with try doubles

RTÉ Rugby

Splitting the ledger 1-1 with the Boks, who finished third in the Rugby Championship with a 3-3 record, fairly reflects the typically tense state of the great rivalry.

Liam Napier - NZ Herald

It was Constitution’s first league defeat since March 2019, ending a run of 18 victories.

The referee had no doubts about the late, late call and with no conversion needed for penalty tries any more, the seven pointer saw Leicester pip Sarries by a point.

Patrick McCarry -

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