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# provincial preview

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The champions begin life without Robbie Henshaw: It's your big Connacht season preview
Pat Lam’s side begin their defence at home to Glasgow Warriors on Saturday evening.
From injury worries to Rassie's arrival: It's your big Munster season preview
What sort of impact can Erasmus have in his first year as Munster’s Director of Rugby?
Can Leo Cullen's men rediscover their mojo? It's your big Leinster season preview
It has been a summer of change and the head coach will hope for a change in fortunes this year.
From prop concerns to Piutau promise: It's your big Ulster season preview
Will this be the year Rory Best gets his hands on a trophy for his native province?