Gatland explains Navidi and Davies omissions

Gatland explains Navidi and Davies omissions

British & Irish Lions head coach Warren Gatland has opened up on a number of omissions in the wake of the squad announcement earlier today (Thursday).     Gatland named a 37-man squad...

“I was pretty surprised, I just didn’t really have any clue.” - Courtney Lawes

“I was pretty surprised, I just didn’t really have any clue.” - Courtney Lawes

Towering English forward Courtney Lawes was in the middle of a Northampton training session when proceedings were halted in order for the team to be informed that it had within its midst two members of...

REACTION: How players reacted to their inclusions in the Lions Squad

REACTION: How players reacted to their inclusions in the Lions Squad

Every four years, players from all Home Nations eagerly await their name as the British and Irish Lions touring squad is announced.    This year Warren Gatland threw in a number of surprises...

Joe Marler and Luke Fitzgerald's reaction to Lions squad

Joe Marler and Luke Fitzgerald's reaction to Lions squad

England front-rower Joe Marler and former Ireland backline ace Luke Fitzgerald have responded with less than flattering comments regarding Warren Gatland’s British & Irish Lions squad which was...

Ten Welshman make the Lions squad

Ten Welshman make the Lions squad

Wonderkid Louis Rees-Zammit has been included in the touring squad to face the Springboks later this year. Warren Gatland selected the Gloucester youngster and nine other Welsh players to make the trip...

Eight Irishman make the Lions squad

Eight Irishman make the Lions squad

A mixed bag coming out of Ireland who arguably have the biggest surprises in selected players as well as omitted players. Warren Gatland has gone with Bundee Aki which is arguably the surprise of...