Coaches cost Lions Test series victory: O'Brien

2017-09-21 21:21

Ireland's Sean O'Brien criticised the coaching during this year's British and Irish Lions tour, saying the team were "overtrained" and should have easily beaten the All Blacks.

Stormers take defensive tips from British Lions

2017-07-18 12:26

Stormers coach Robbie Fleck says they have taken note of how the British and Irish Lions defended on their recent tour of New Zealand.

5 talking points: Super Rugby, All Blacks v Lions

2017-07-10 10:11

Herman Mostert highlights FIVE talking points after Round 16 of Super Rugby, as well as the final Test between New Zealand and the Lions.

Mystique of All Blacks is gone: Woodward

2017-07-09 14:53

The aura of an unbeatable New Zealand rugby team is no longer a psychological barrier for northern hemisphere sides following the tied series with the Lions.

Watson accepts Sonny Bill's apology

2017-07-07 15:04

Anthony Watson doesn't believe that Sonny Bill Williams' shoulder charge was intentional in the Lions' win in Wellington last weekend.

Read relishing 100th cap occasion

2017-07-07 10:56

All Blacks captain Kieran Read says winning his 100th cap against the Lions is a moment he's been looking forward to his whole life.

All Blacks, beer-fuelled Lions set for epic battle

2017-07-07 07:20

The Lions are hoping a beer and bungee jumping jolly will give them an advantage as they face an edgy All Blacks side in a Test match of historic proportions.

Gatland plays down All Blacks coaching speculation

2017-07-06 08:00

Lions coach Warren Gatland has downplayed suggestions he is in line to take over the All Blacks but said "what will be, will be" after the 2019 RWC.

Gatland backs unchanged Lions as All Blacks roll dice

2017-07-06 07:52

The British and Irish Lions named an unchanged team for the decisive third Test against the All Blacks, who gambled on rookies in a reshuffled backline.

George keeps 'clear head' as Lions history beckons

2017-07-05 11:46

Hooker Jamie George says the British and Irish Lions cannot let the occasion overwhelm them as they chase a historic Test series win over the All Blacks.


Etzebeth rates All Blacks above British Lions

2017-09-15 07:13

Bok captain Eben Etzebeth says the All Blacks are their toughest rivals, putting the world champions ahead of the British and Irish Lions.

Lions prop arrested after Auckland Test

2017-07-11 06:44

Lions prop Kyle Sinckler was arrested while out on the town in Auckland just hours after the dramatic tied Test with the All Blacks.

Lions would have won with more preparation - Spencer

2017-07-09 17:53

All the British and Irish Lions needed was extra preparation time and they would have won their Test series against New Zealand, tour manager John Spencer said.

Warburton: The biggest game of our careers

2017-07-07 18:53

Lions captain Sam Warburton believes Saturday's decisive third Test against the All Blacks will be the biggest game of the Lions players' careers.

Lions frenzy 'like World Cup' grips Auckland

2017-07-07 12:47

A rugby fever unmatched since the 2011 RWC final has gripped Auckland as the city readies for a winner-takes-all showdown between the All Blacks and the Lions.

Lions sense historic win ahead of 3rd Test v All Blacks

2017-07-07 08:35

The All Blacks and Lions wrapped up preparations for the deciding third Test, with the visitors confident they are on the verge of an historic victory.

Fitzpatrick: Jordie Barrett best player in NZ

2017-07-06 21:39

Former All Blacks captain Sean Fitzpatrick believes that Jordie Barrett is the best player in New Zealand.

Lions' Itoje goes from baby-face to assassin

2017-07-06 07:52

Lock Maro Itoje has transformed in NZ from the baby of the Lions camp into a cult hero who fans believe can inspire a historic Test series win over the All Blacks.

Lions unchanged for series decider

2017-07-05 21:35

The British & Irish Lions have named an unchanged squad for their series decider against New Zealand at Eden Park.

Lions must stay calm, play like it's a RWC final

2017-07-05 09:58

The deciding third Test against the All Blacks at Eden Park on Saturday will be like playing in a Rugby World Cup final.

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