Start your day with five eye-catching egg-chasing quotes & links from around the ruggersphere.
Why did it take an audit and an official announcement— Harpin' On Rugby (@HarpinOnRugby) March 2, 2022
to say Ealing & Doncaster didn't have enough seating capacity? Wasn't the limit already set and their capacity already known?
The retention of Doris will be the most pleasing to Leinster fans, with the 23-year-old becoming one of the most influential players for both province and country in recent months.
Neil Treacy - RTÉ Rugby
Jordan Larmour, Jimmy O’Brien, Ross Molony (Leinster)...will not partake in a two day camp in Dublin
Colm O'Connor - Irish Examiner
The IRFU says it is holding briefings with players and other stakeholders this week, with a media event to follow either later this week or early next week.
Murray Kinsella - The42.ie
"...an audit conducted revealed that both the clubs did not have the minimum capacity requirement in their respective home grounds which is at least 10,001."
Doncaster Knights and Ealing Trailfinders ineligible for Premiership promotion after they fail to meet standards
Frank Nickson - Talking Rugby Union
‘If I get Covid again, I’ll have another crate of wine in my hotel suite in Cape Town’
Gerry Thornley - Irish Times
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