Brian O'Driscoll 2017 speech ahead of first Test

6 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Brian O'Driscoll addresses the 2017 British and Irish Lions squad with a spine-tingling speech.            

The 6 Players In Line To Clash With The Lions For A Second Time

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

The opportunity to play against the British & Irish Lions comes around just once in a career for a number of players, if they are lucky.    Some outstanding players in the Southern Hemisphere...

Best Lions XV From The Last 3 Tours

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

With the Lions squad being announced today and the anticipation of the upcoming series front and centre for the fans, we dive into picking the best starting XV over the last three tours. In 2009 the tourists...

Springboks hit hardest by Covid-19, says Kolbe

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

Electric Toulouse and Springbok winger Cheslin Kolbe feels that South Africa has been hit hardest by Covid-19.    Kolbe, as well as the rest of the Springbok outfit, last played international...

Lions Watch: Five Players Who Stood Out This Weekend

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

Warren Gatland would have kept a keen on the action around Europe this weekend as the clock counts down for him to finalise his British and Irish Lions Touring squad.   With the touring squad set...

George North faces anxious British and Irish Lions wait after an agonising injury against Cardiff

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

George North faces an anxious wait to see whether he will be fit for a third British and Irish Lions tour.   North has been in fine form recently starring in the midfield for Wales as they claimed...

Nowell can still push for Lions - Baxter

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

Jack Nowell still has time to secure his place on the British and Irish Lions tour to South Africa, according to Exeter Chiefs director of rugby Rob Baxter.     Nowell made his first appearance...

Bryan Habana picks his Springbok team to face the British and Irish Lions

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

Springbok legend Bryan Habana has picked his Springbok XV to face the British and Irish Lions.    The World Cup winner in 2007 was asked by World Rugby's 'The Wrap' to select his XV to...

Elton Jantjies chats about move to France

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

Springbok flyhalf Elton Jantjies has revealed that the upcoming British & Irish Lions series is the motivation behind his move to France.   Jantjies recently signed with struggling Top 14 side...

Springbok v B&I Lions matches moved to just two cities - report

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

According to reports, the British and Irish Lions are set to confirm that their rescheduled tour matches against the Springboks will move to just two cities and will consist of three Test matches instead...