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What is it that makes the difference

What is it that makes the difference

To become the best, there are skills you need to master. Robbie Henshaw, Ian Madigan & Conor Murray explain each of the key elements needed to be successful at the pinnacle of world rugby.

This series of masterclass videos have been designed to assist players and coaches of all levels as well as giving the fans of the game an understanding of the more technical side of rugby.

Robbie Henshaw has burst onto the international scene in the last few months, in this video he explains the importance of line speed when defending and breaks down the art of the effective chop tackle. This was a skill that was evidently successful in Ireland's 2015 Six Nations Championship victory.


With 18 Caps and 66 international points to his name along with a 89% successful kicking rate, kicking is something Ian Madigan has down to perfection. This kicking masterclass will give all aspiring player the fine detail needed to gain a true understanding of the game.

He is considered by his peers to be one of the top scrum halves in World Rugby, Conor Murray offers some insightful tips and tricks that have made him the player he is today.

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