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Tigers regain premiership trio

Opposition Report: Collingwood Matthew Richardson previews the Round 6 blockbuster against the Pies.

Richmond has bolstered its line-up for Sunday’s blockbuster match against Collingwood at the MCG with the inclusion of three premiership players – Nick Vlastuin, Josh Caddy and Jack Graham.

Vlastuin (calf soreness) and Caddy (hamstring soreness) missed last Tuesday night’s Anzac Eve win against Melbourne because of injury, while Graham was serving a one-match suspension.

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They replace Brandon Ellis, Jacob Townsend and Sam Lloyd, who have all been omitted.

Ellis’s omission breaks a sequence of 111 games in-a-row for him, stretching back to Round 12, 2013.

See Collingwood's team for Sunday afternoon's Round 6 clash at the MCG 

Richmond’s four emergencies for the Round 6 clash with the Magpies are Ellis, Townsend, Lloyd and Ivan Soldo.