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Rory Best

Lions 2013 Player Profile: Rory Best

A SHOCK omission from Warren Gatland's original squad, Best was called up after Dylan Hartley's verbal assault on referee Wayne Barnes in the Aviva Premiership final saw the hooker banned…

Sam Warburton

A Welsh perspective on the Lions squad

FOR SOME of the 2013 Lions squad, pulling on a red rugby shirt will be a new experience. This won’t be the case for 15 of the players and three…

Ever the aggressor: Jesse Mogg loves being on the front foot

Lions 2013: The Wallabies name a squad…

PULSES HAVE been set racing south of the equator as Robbie Deans named a preliminary Australia squad to meet for an 'exercise' this Sunday, omitting Quade Cooper but naming Waratah…

Nathan Sharpe

Wales 12-14 Australia: The Verdict



This game was the horror movie version of Groundhog Day for Wales, who put in their best performance of a hugely disappointing autumn series only to finish bereft after losing…

Lions Kit

An exclusive look at the new 2013 Lions kit

WHAT WILL Warren Gatland's British & Irish Lions squad be wearing in Australia next year? Rugby World exclusively revealed the new Lions shirt today and you can read all about…

Lions 2001

Colin Charvis’s Lions memories: Melbourne

FORMER WALES back-row Colin Charvis won two caps for the Lions on the 2001 tour to Australia, which ultimately ended in a 2-1 Test series defeat by the Wallabies. In…

MCG

Lions 2013: Guide to Melbourne

Gullivers Sports Travel Advertising Feature MELBOURNE IS regarded as the sporting capital of Australia, so it’s the perfect place to spend a week on next year’s British & Irish Lions Tour. The Lions…