NAME: Conor Murray

DOB: 20/04/1989

POSITION: Scrum-half

DEBUT: v Connacht, 18 Apr 2010


10 years on from being Ireland's bolter at the 2011 Rugby World Cup, Murray starts the season as a three-time British and Irish Lion, playing all three Tests of the recent tour to South Africa.

As well as that, he was temporarily captained the touring party in the absence of Alun-Wyn Jones.

With 89 Irish caps and eight for the Lions, he looks set to hit 100 Test appearances in the coming season.