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British and Irish Lions flyhalf Owen Farrell prepares to take a shot at goal during their match against the Canterbury Crusaders in Chr

They face Highlanders in their fourth game on Tuesday morning (8.35am, live on RTÉ Radio and live blog on rte.ie) looking to build on Saturday's win over Crusaders.

"It's just like having a baby where I'm perfectly used to waking me up every hour and a half!"

But flanker Warburton, 28, accepts he can not face the world champions under-cooked.

"Maybe I could have a blinder but I'll say if I don't feel ready".

"I picked up the injury about 15 minutes into the first game", said Warburton."I was thinking, "oh no, this can't be happening".

The Lions overcame a terrible record in Christchurch on Saturday and will hope to do the same in Dunedin, where they have won two of eight Tests, all at Carisbrook.

If he comes through in Dunedin, Warburton will be in the first of those two categories.

A Test match animal and specialist poacher at the breakdown, he is key to disrupting the All Blacks.

"When I play well and I am match-fit, I am aggressive in the tackle, I'll contribute handful of good carries, and you become a lineout option". I thought the most pleasing thing was keeping them down to three points.

England pushed the All Blacks but lost 28-27 three years ago while Wales succumbed heavily to the world champions last year, beaten 46-6.

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"That's the chance I have on Tuesday night, but that's not my mindset - it's not going to be "I've got to do this, this and this to put pressure on Johnny and Owen".

I thought there were two areas where there was concern.

Henry said that victory over the Super Rugby leaders "was a sign that things are clicking off the field", as well as on it. This is the type of test that we want because that's exactly what the All Blacks are fantastic at. "I knew there was going to a better performance because they'd just had that time together".

"It's not nice to be probably the third choice at the moment, for whatever you think, but my personality isn't happy with that and it's my job to try and force the order a little". So their sides tend to scrummage illegally. "I think we continued the momentum".

The Highlanders will give the Lions a unique welcome before kick-off in Dunedin tomorrow.

The front three of Joe Marler, Rory Best and Kyle Sinckler that started the first game of the tour will do so again on Tuesday.

But one position still wide open is at outside centre, where Jonathan Joseph gets his chance.

The England prop produced one of many stellar performances as Warren Gatland's men ignited their New Zealand tour with a win of real substance in Christchurch.

At the risk of sounding parochial the best aerial operator is Tommy Seymour and if Saturday was a blueprint for the Test team, which is what most pundits are predicting, then the Scot should be drafted in because North is more likely to lose a match down there as he is to win one.

The midfield axis against the Highlanders comprises combative fly-half Dan Biggar with Robbie Henshaw and Jonathan Joseph alongside.

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