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Adam Jones tips Kyle Sinckler as a bolter for the Lions

British & Irish Lions legend Adam Jones reckons dynamic Harlequins tighthead Kyle Sinckler can force his way to the front of the queue..

January 13, 2017 with 0 Comments

Peter Jackson: I see a man on a tractor roaring in to lead Lions

Now 2017 has dawned, no New Year would be complete without a few gongs inspired by the events of the old one. How many of the winners have..

January 6, 2017 with 0 Comments

Brendan Gallagher: Fasten your seatbelts for a rip-roaring 2017

The great thing about the New Year, for the rugbyhead anyway, is that everything seems to accelerate after January 1. The film speeds up,..

January 4, 2017 with 0 Comments

Brendan Gallagher: Lamentable affair which left the Lions in doldrums

From the outside looking in, the 1966 Lions visit to New Zealand seems like a calamitous affair. A first ever Test series whitewash for any..

December 15, 2016

Shane Williams: Get off Howley’s back, he’s proved a winner at top level

The worst kept secret in rugby is out. Warren Gatland’s selection of Rob Howley, Steve Borthwick and Andy Farrell as his assistant..

December 15, 2016

Kruis will keep his foot down in quest to be Borthwick’s man Down Under

British & Lions hopeful George Kruis is adamant there will be no favouritism from Steve Borthwick despite his former Saracens..

December 15, 2016

Jeremy Guscott: Lions must borrow Ireland blueprint to reign supreme

Warren Gatland is the right man to be head coach of this Lions tour to New Zealand because of the success he enjoyed in Australia in the..

December 14, 2016

Stuart Hogg’s leading Scottish charge for Lions places

Full-back Stuart Hogg is leading a charge that could see eight top Scots push for places on next summer’s Lions tour to New Zealand,..

December 9, 2016

Nick Cain selects his 2017 Lions squad based on the autumn Tests

This 2017 Lions squad is picked from Home Unions players who took part in the autumn series, and is based entirely on form shown during..

December 8, 2016

Lions coaching set-up named

Steve Borthwick, Andy Farrell and Rob Howley will assist Warren Gatland for the Lions tour of New Zealand next summer. Farrell and Howley..

December 7, 2016