Friday, January 21, 2022

Front Five - 21.01.22

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

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"...we are under no illusions how tough it is going to be when we go over there."

Gerry Thornley - Irish Times

The fixtures for the Heineken Champions Cup Round of 16...will be played over two legs on a home and away basis

The letter...cited “a lack of transparency in the governance and operation of the women’s game” and “total lack of ambition” about what the women’s game could achieve.  

Sinead Kissane - Irish Independent

The Auckland-based club take to the field for the first time on Friday, February 4...and all proceeds, and donations, from the match will go towards supporting the ‘Ofa Atu Tonga’ (Love You Tonga) disaster relief efforts.

"Dakuwaqa was sent off by the match referee, Wayne Barnes (England), in the 67th minute for tackling the Leinster Rugby flanker, Josh Van der Flier in a dangerous manner"

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

Note - views expressed in "Front Five" links do not necessarily reflect those of HarpinOnRugby


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