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Lions Legends - Martin Johnson

17 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

The year was 2001, the place; Parc des Princes in Paris. Stade Francais had formed an attacking maul approaching Leicester’s 22m line in the Heineken Cup final. Stade Francais’s number 8, Christophe...

New Zealand vs British and Irish Lions (2nd Test) - 1977

19 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Lions came back from that controversial 1974 tour of South Africa which was infamous for that 99 Call.   They came to New Zealand to try to beat the All Blacks again, but the Kiwis were looking...

Lions: Living with the Pride 2009 documentary

19 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

A behind the scenes look at the 2009 Lions Tour to South Africa where the Lions lost the series 2-1 to the World Champions.   From the Bagshot training camp to the magnificent final test victory...

Relive: The Third British and Irish Lions Test 2009 - Full Test

20 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

With South Africa having already secured the Series 2-0, The British and Irish Lions came out with a point to prove in the third and final test of the tour.   The Lions finished on...

The Favourite To Lead The British and Irish Lions In 2021

21 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

Bookmakers have revealed their favourite to captain the Lions 2021 on their tour to South Africa.     Alun-Wyn Jones is a traditional favourite of Warren Gatland having handed Jones the...

British and Irish Lions cool concerns over Tokyo Olympics clash in 2021

4 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

British and Irish Lions managing director Ben Calveley says time differences will prevent a direct clash between Lions Tests against South Africa and the Olympics.     The British and...

Relive: The Second British and Irish Lions Test 2009 - Full Test

4 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

  The British and Irish Lions' hopes of squaring the series in South Africa ended in heart-breaking fashion as replacement Springboks fly-half Morne Steyn landed a winning penalty with the last kick...

Relive: The First British and Irish Lions Test 2009 - Full Test

4 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

South Africa won the first British and Irish Lions tour test in 2009 as they ran out 26-21 victors.   We relive the first test in full:   The Springboks raced out to a 19–7 half-time...

Lions Legends - Keith Wood

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

“Uncle Fester” and “The Raging Potato”- names given to former Ireland and British & Irish Lions (Lions) hooker, Keith Wood, whose bald head, cheeky smile and courageous play...

The Legendary (and Violent) 1974 British & Irish Lions Tour of South Africa

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

The 70s: a decade largely remembered for questionable hairstyles, economic uncertainty, social upheaval and the Bee Gees. In rugby terms, however, it was the stage of one of the most controversial sporting...