Lions captain Warburton out for 4 months with neck problem

2017-09-12 16:40

British and Irish Lions captain Sam Warburton is set to miss the first four months of the European season following the recurrence of a neck injury.

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 'not getting carried away' with All Blacks win

2017-07-01 13:52

The British and Irish Lions tempered celebrations after they snatched a late victory over the All Blacks, saying the dismissal of Sonny Bill Williams had a bearing on the game.

Warburton back to lead Lions in second Test

2017-06-29 06:42

Sam Warburton will captain the British and Irish Lions in the must-win second Test against New Zealand in Wellington.

Lions bench Warburton for Maori All Blacks

2017-06-15 06:53

Tour captain Sam Warburton has been relegated to the bench for the British and Irish Lions clash against the Maori All Blacks.

Skipper Warburton to start in Lions opener

2017-06-01 06:35

The British and Irish Lions have thrown captain Sam Warburton straight into the fray as they look to make a winning start to their tour of NZ.

Warburton fighting fit for All Blacks challenge

2017-05-23 07:28

Sam Warburton boosted the British and Irish Lions, declaring himself fit and ready to captain them on June's daunting tour of New Zealand.

Photo leak reveals Warburton as Lions captain!

2017-04-19 11:10

Wales flank Sam Warburton has all but been confirmed as the British and Irish Lions captain after a photo leak.

Warburton starts for Wales against Italy

2017-02-02 14:24

Former captain Sam Warburton will start for Wales against Italy after being included in interim coach Rob Howley's side for their Six Nations opener in Rome.

Warburton back for Wales

2016-11-17 14:07

Wales have made 10 changes to their side to face Japan at Principality Stadium on Saturday with Sam Warburton returning to the side.


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.

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.

Warburton 'gutted' if Lions tours axed

2017-06-30 10:01

Rival captains Sam Warburton and Kieran Read have given strong backing to future Lions tours following speculation that the 129-year-old tradition could fall victim to pressure from clubs.

Warburton benched, O'Mahony leads Lions

2017-06-22 06:30

Peter O'Mahony was named to lead the British and Irish Lions in the first Test against the All Blacks, with tour captain Sam Warburton on the bench.

Warburton back to lead Lions against Highlanders

2017-06-11 10:20

Welsh flank Sam Warburton has returned from injury to lead a confident British and Irish Lions in their fourth tour match against the Highlanders in Dunedin.

British and Irish Lions arrive to Maori welcome

2017-05-31 06:59

The British and Irish Lions received a traditional Maori welcome as they arrived in New Zealand.

Warburton eager to taste New Zealand blood

2017-04-19 20:11

Sam Warburton has never savoured victory over New Zealand but says he is relishing scaling the "pinnacle of my career".

England up there with All Blacks - Warburton

2017-02-08 22:07

Wales star Sam Warburton has compared arch-rivals England to world champions New Zealand ahead of their Six Nations clash in Cardiff.

Howley hopes axed Warburton 'gets his mojo back'

2017-01-17 21:32

Wales interim coach Rob Howley wants Sam Warburton to "get his mojo back" after stripping him of the captaincy for this season's Six Nations.

Warburton returns as Wales ring changes

2016-11-10 13:43

Wales caretaker coach Rob Howley has made six changes to their starting line-up for Saturday's clash with Argentina in Cardiff.

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