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Murray, Harris & Vunipola start second Test

6 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

British & Irish Lions Head Coach, Warren Gatland, has made three changes to the starting XV which beat the Springboks last Saturday to take a 1-0 lead in the Castle Lager Lions Series. Conor Murray...

Lions scrumhalves bringing the best out of each other

7 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

Despite the furious competition within the Lions’ camp, it appears that those competing for the number 9 jersey are willing to throw their personal feelings on the backburner to show support for...

Sky Sports pundits give their views on the big calls from the first test

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

Former South Africa internationals Bobby Skinstad and Jean de Villiers, and ex-Lions Jamie Roberts and Simon Zebo give their views on the big calls by the match officials in Saturday's 22-17 win for the...

Finn Russell back in contention for a test start

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

British and Irish Lions defence coach Steve Tandy confirmed on Monday that fly-half Finn Russell has returned to training following Achilles injury while Dan Biggar is scheduled to train on Thursday...

Erasmus accuses Lions of 'reckless and dangerous' play

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

South Africa director of rugby Rassie Erasmus has pointed the finger at the Lions following their win in Cape Town.   Erasmus posted footage to highlight what he describes as "reckless and dangerous"...

Brian O’Driscoll calls for midfield shake up

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

Brian O’Driscoll has called for a change in the British and Irish Lions midfield for their second test against the Springboks on Saturday.   The former Lions centre wants either Bundee Aki...

Gatland provides an update on Biggar and Jones

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

British and Irish Lions head coach Gatland has issued a bit of an injury update on Dan Biggar and Wyn Jones after the first Test.   Wyn Jones was named in the starting lineup for the opening test...

Alain Rolland defends refereeing in first Lions Test

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

Alain Rolland has come out in defence of the officiating in the first Test of the 2021 British & Irish Lions tour of South Africa.    The Lions emerged victorious – 22-17 –...