'Hungry' Germany eye historic RWC chance

2018-11-05 10:22

Mike Ford, a former Lions defence coach, admits it's humbling to help Germany's part-timers prepare for their once-in-a-lifetime chance to qualify for the 2019 RWC.

Feehan steps down as Six Nations, Lions chief

2018-04-20 22:42

John Feehan has stepped down from his positions as chief executive of both the Six Nations Championship and the British and Irish Lions.

Lions wing ready to roll for England

2017-11-09 12:41

British and Irish Lions wing Anthony Watson says he is feeling fresh and ready for England's November internationals.

No more Lions tours for Gatland

2017-10-17 06:55

New Zealander Warren Gatland insists he will not coach the British and Irish Lions on future tours.

Lions tour ‘cull’: Slap in face for SA

2017-09-26 13:30

Slashing the roster and by extension the time-honoured allure of Lions rugby tours contains unpleasant echoes of Test cricket’s plight, says Rob Houwing.

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.


Top Ireland No 9 signs contract extension

2018-10-10 13:52

British and Irish Lions scrumhalf Conor Murray has signed a new contract that will keep him in Ireland until at least June 2022.

Former Lion Croft takes 'massive decision' to retire

2017-11-16 17:03

Two-time British & Irish Lion tourist Tom Croft has announced his retirement from rugby.

Gatland eyes rugby jobs in New Zealand

2017-10-18 06:51

Wales coach Warren Gatland hopes to coach in New Zealand when his contract expires after the 2019 Rugby World Cup.

Lions hooker extends Saracens stay

2017-10-12 14:24

British and Irish Lions Test hooker Jamie George has signed a long-term contract extension with English Premiership leaders Saracens.

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.

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