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British and Irish Lions trio Jack McGrath, Sean O’Brien and Jonathan Sexton were given injury boosts in an update from Warren Gatland.
Lions centre Robbie Henshaw admitted that former Ireland hooker Keith Wood’s exploits with the side inspired him growing up.
Ireland have announced that Connacht lock Quinn Roux has been added to the squad that will travel to the USA and Japan this June.
Leinster prop Jack McGrath became the latest Lions concern for Warren Gatland after going off ten minutes into the PRO12 semi-final.
Munster and the IRFU have confirmed that Ian Keatley and Jaco Taute have both signed contract extensions.
Ireland hooker Rory Best has stressed that scoring tries against New Zealand will be crucial if they are to beat them in the Lions series.