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# front up

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# front up
'We're definitely going to come out swinging... That's what Munster do'
Niall Scannell is relishing going up against a heavyweight Toulouse pack on Saturday.
# Fronting Up
Beirne shows up strongly alongside immense Ryan in Ireland's second row
The Munster man showed he can win the gainline against France last weekend.
# front up
Ireland look to show 'we haven’t gone away' as Schmidt calls for abrasive edge
A big win in Rome would help Ireland to build more momentum.
# front up
Quiet man Moore intent on generating platform and energy for Ulster
‘If someone does something well, we make sure that they know about it. ‘
# No Doubts
'I felt like I was at home here' - Aki and Dillane saw Connacht as best option
The centre and lock explain why they signed new contracts with the western province.
# inside line
Luke Marshall getting his groove back as competition for centre spots heat up
“The last couple of seasons I’ve been a bit more one-dimensional,” but the 23-year-old is hoping to let his instinctive skills loose again.
# fine margins
Analysis: Munster match Toulon's fierce physicality but errors prove costly (Part 1)
Using GIFs and videos, we take a look at the excellence of Rob Penney’s men in the tight and with their restarts.
# front up
'No wrath of Pat yet but he's capable of it' says Connacht's John Muldoon
Pat Lam is a laid-back guy, says the flanker, but he will have no problems invoking the Eric Elwood roar if needs be.
# Heineken Cup
Elwood pays tribute to 'immense' McSharry ahead of Biarritz tilt
The Connacht backline is looking its most dangerous in recent memory.