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3 key battles for Ireland to win against Scotland in Dublin
With Joe Schmidt’s men looking to get underway with a victory, these head-to-heads could be crucial.
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3 key battles for the Wolfhounds to address against the Saxons
Joe Schmidt will be a keen spectator as his fringe players take on their English counterparts in Kingsholm.
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3 key battles Munster must win to right the wrongs of Edinburgh
Rob Penney’s side lost their opening Heineken Cup game 29-23 in Murrayfield. It’s payback time.
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Leicester v Ulster: 3 key battles to decide who earns a home quarter-final
Ulster will have to come out on top of these match-ups to maintain their status as top seeds.
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3 key battles for Connacht to overcome against Saracens
Pat Lam’s men will need to come out on top of head-to-heads in the front row, second row and at out-half.
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3 key battles for Leinster to win against the Ospreys at the RDS
Matt O’Connor’s men face a turnover-threatening seven, experienced tighthead and promising fullback.
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3 key battles for Leinster to dominate against Castres
There will be intriguing head-to-heads in the second row, midfield and at out-half tomorrow afternoon.
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3 key battles Munster must boss to take the spoils at Gloucester
The duel between young opensides Tommy O’Donnell and Matt Kvesic should be a crucial, deciding factor.
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Connacht v Zebre: 3 key battles to decide the victor at the Sportsground
Pat Lam’s men got a taste for victory towards the tail end of 2013 and are hoping to rediscover it tomorrow.
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Three key battles for Ulster to win against Montpellier
Mark Ansombe’s men face the Top 14 club’s second-string, but there are some dangerous players to watch.
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3 key battles that could be decisive in Connacht v Leinster
Two young out-halves, master v apprentice in the centre, and the battle of the opensides.
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Ulster v Munster: 3 key battles to decide tonight's rumble in Ravenhill
Tonight’s inter-pro is a mouthwatering prospect.
# Heineken Cup
Three battles Munster must win to reign supreme in Perpignan
A bonus point win came handily in Limerick last weekend. The return match should prove a tight affair.
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Three duels Connacht must trump if they are to repeat miracle Toulouse win
Pat Lam’s men will be eager to back up their historic win at the Stade Ernest Wallon.
# the difference
Three keys battles for Leinster to win against Northampton
Attacking fullbacks, physical blindsides and contrasting No. 8s; here are the vital match-ups.
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Ulster v Treviso: Three key battles to decide the return leg
Experienced locks, exciting fullbacks and decisive scrum-halves; here are the vital head-to-heads.
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Ulster v Treviso: Three keys to a home victory at Ravenhill
Treviso have struggled this season, but they will match up key men in areas Ulster have suffered injuries.
# November Tests
3 key battles Ireland must win to make history against New Zealand
It’s a tough task in store for Ireland tomorrow, but if they can the upper hand in these areas then maybe, just maybe…