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Eleven Englishman make the Lions squad

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

Despite a rather dissapointing 2021 Six Nations campaign Warren Gatland has shown his trust in some of the English players which many feel are struggling with form while rewarding some form players.   England...

Eight Scotsman make the Lions squad

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

Warren Gatland has named more Scottish players in his 2021 British and Irish Lions touring squad than his last two squads combined.   Ahead of the tour to Australia in 2013, just four players...

The Omitted British & Irish Lions XV

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

Warren Gatland has made a number of surprising calls for his squad to tour South Africa.   The one unsurprising call was Alun Wyn Jones being named captain of the touring side.  The 2021...

How The Four Nations Are Represented In The British & Irish Lions Squad

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

The British & Irish Lions Head Coach, Warren Gatland, has confirmed the 37-man squad to tour South Africa for the 2021 Lions Series.       Gatland...

Warren Gatland Names The 2021 British & Irish Lions Squad

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

The British & Irish Lions Head Coach, Warren Gatland, has today named a 37-man squad to tour South Africa for the 2021 Castle Lager Lions Series. Gatland has also named Alun Wyn Jones as captain for...

Alun Wyn Jones to captain Lions in South Africa

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

Having played in nine consecutive British and Irish Lions Tests, Alun Wyn Jones will captain the team in South Africa this year.   Alun Wyn Jones has been named captain of the British and Irish...

All Black legend issues warning to British & Irish Lions

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

Legendary All Black captain Sean Fitzpatrick has warned the British & Irish Lions of the physicality they will be up against when they challenge the Springboks on their upcoming tour to South Africa.    Fitzpatrick...

Best Lions XV From The Last 3 Tours

1 day 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...

Japan confirm a warm up game ahead of Lions Test

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

Japan have confirmed that they will have a warm-up game ahead of their first-ever test match against the British and Irish Lions at Murrayfield on 26 June.   Jamie Joseph's side, like the Springboks,...

Rory Best picks his British and Irish Lions XV

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Former British and Irish Lions hooker and Ireland captain Rory Best has named his Lions test XV to face the Springboks.   Best played over 100 test matches for Ireland and captained the side at...