Friday, January 28, 2022

Front Five - 28.01.22

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

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"What Ireland teams have done in the past is play four games with what they perceive as their strongest team then go to Italy and make 10-12 changes and go, 'We didn't play that well'," 

Jonathan Byrne -

Murphy has stated his desire to focus on rugby for the time being and this move is a signal of that intent.

Gerry Thornley - Irish Times
(possibly behind paywall)

The process for 2025 is another step forward again and promises to be the model for tournaments into the future.

John Birch -

The 2022 Women's Six Nations will continue in its new spring window directly after the men's tournament has concluded.

Sara Orchard - BBC Rugby

The new...logo is made up of elements which represent the region’s Celtic history, as well as its links to the Iron Age Dumnonii Tribe

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