Tuesday 24 April 2018


"I have never actually been to Castres, but I have driven around it a few times on Google Street View on my lap-top" -- Scotland's Max Evans does his homework ahead of next season's move to France.

"If you are an international fly-half, you are going to be a pretty good kicker, and Ronan O'Gara is an exceptional one" -- Wales defence coach Shaun Edwards fires a few love bombs ahead of Saturday's clash with Ireland.

"People have made a lot about us supposedly lacking in confidence. It's a fine line between doing what you have to and playing some good rugby and winning quite comfortably" -- No, not an Irish player, but Welsh wing Shane Williams.

Irish Independent

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