Former Wales skipper names 2 Boks in best-ever XV

2019-11-27 12:26

Former Wales captain Sam Warburton has named two Springboks in a side of 15 of the best internationals he has ever played against.

How Cardiff school inspired Thomas, Bale and Warburton

2018-07-29 21:37

Four Champions League trophies, a Six Nations Grand Slam and now Wales' first Tour de France champion - Whitchurch High School, take a bow.

Sam Warburton announces shock retirement

2018-07-18 12:54

Wales captain Sam Warburton stunned the rugby world on Wednesday by announcing his retirement from the game.

Warburton set to miss Six Nations

2017-12-08 19:26

British and Irish Lions captain Sam Warburton will miss the Six Nations after the Welsh Rugby Union announced he had undergone knee surgery.

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.


Sam Warburton joins Wales coaching staff

2019-11-16 07:09

Ex-captain Sam Warburton and former international Byron Hayward are joining the Wales backroom team under new head coach Wayne Pivac.

Warburton retirement a 'red flag' for rugby

2018-07-21 20:37

World rugby chiefs have warned that Sam Warburton's premature retirement from the sport is a "red flag".

Lions captain Warburton heads UK sports honours list

2017-12-30 21:55

British and Irish Lions captain Sam Warburton topped the sporting stars who featured in Britain's traditional New Year Honours list.

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.

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