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"It's brilliant to see Andrew Porter going well and that front row, you can nearly be saying that's a potential Lions front row for a few years time."
Jonathan Browne - Balls.ie
"We’re losing a great friend and a great leader."
Neil Treacy - RTE Rugby
...on Twitter, Erasmus posted a picture of himself in camouflage, and reports in South Africa suggested he would find a way into the stadium.
Daniel Schofield - Irish Independent
Smith...could be short of match fitness after last featuring for the All Blacks in the victory over the Wallabies at Eden Park on August 14.
Liam Napier - NZ Herald
Regarding Beaumont, they also said: “He should ****ing resign. He should be ****ing ashamed of himself”
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