Lions' Te'o relishing All Blacks clash

2017-06-22 22:27

Ben Te'o's remarkable rise through rugby union continued on Thursday when he was named to start for the Lions in the first Test against the All Blacks this weekend.

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Gatland has gambled with Test selection - media

2017-06-22 20:15

Lions coach Warren Gatland has taken a gamble with his bold selection for the first Test with world champions New Zealand, British media has claimed.

 
British Lions

Lions fans invade NZ ready to paint the town red

2017-06-22 06:36

A swarming red army of up to 30 000 British & Irish Lions fans are ready to party in New Zealand as the Test series against the world champion All Blacks looms.

 
British Lions

Foster not fazed by Lions' defence

2017-06-21 13:36

All Blacks assistant coach Ian Foster feels they can breach the British and Irish Lions' rush defence in Saturday's opening Test in Auckland.

 
British Lions

Lions coach gets up Hansen's nose

2017-06-22 09:57

British and Irish Lions coach Warren Gatland couldn't resist a dig at his All Blacks rival Steve Hansen, saying he Is happy to be "getting up his nose".

 
British Lions

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.

 
British Lions

Rowntree; Mid-week players pressing for Lions Test spots

2017-06-21 11:27

Lions assistant coach Graham Rowntree says performances by several players in the mid-week win over the Chiefs has made it more difficult to select the Test squad to face NZ.

 
British Lions

All Blacks say they can crack Lions' defence

2017-06-22 09:01

The All Blacks believe they've cracked the code to beating the British and Irish Lions rushed defence.

 
British Lions

Read cleared to front British Lions

2017-06-21 10:40

All Blacks captain Kieran Read has overcome a thumb injury and will face the British and Irish Lions in the first Test in Auckland.

 
British Lions

Gatland to curb chat ahead of All Blacks Test

2017-06-21 08:34

Lions coach Warren Gatland has vowed to "let the rugby do the talking" as his side prepares for a blockbuster first Test against the world champion All Blacks.

 
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Lions put Chiefs to the sword

2017-06-20 11:24

The British & Irish Lions made another strong statement ahead of the first Test against the All Blacks by thumping the Chiefs in Hamilton.

 
British Lions

Gatland blasts All Blacks tactics as Test looms

2017-06-19 07:38

Lions coach Warren Gatland has accused NZ players of illegal blocking and urged officials to clamp down on the tactic in this week's first Test against the All Blacks.

 
British Lions

Cult hero Donald leads Chiefs against Lions

2017-06-18 11:01

New Zealand rugby cult hero Stephen Donald will lead the Chiefs against the British and Irish Lions in Hamilton.

 
British Lions

Lions call up 6 reinforcements

2017-06-17 15:27

Wales flank Ross Moriarty was ruled out of the British and Irish Lions tour with a nerve injury as coach Warren Gatland called up six reinforcements.

 
British Lions

Hansen plays down hype about All Blacks ahead of Lions Test

2017-06-17 08:36

All Blacks coach Steve Hansen warned not to draw any conclusions about their thrashing of Samoa as his world champions set their sights on the Lions.

 
British Lions

Wales fuel talk of Lions reinforcements

2017-06-16 18:53

Wales further fuelled speculation that the British and Irish Lions are about to call for reinforcements on their tour of New Zealand.

 
British Lions

Hansen says Lions split into 'two squads'

2017-06-15 08:40

All Blacks coach Steve Hansen took a swipe at the Lions, saying they had split into two squads and were about to call for reinforcements as the first Test looms.

 
British Lions

Read in line to face Lions - Foster

2017-06-20 11:56

Kieran Read took part in a first full contact training session since injuring his thumb on Tuesday and NZ coaches are confident the backrower will be fit to face the Lions.

 
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As it happened: Chiefs v British & Irish Lions

2017-06-20 09:26

A recap of the scoring on the tour match between the Chiefs and the British & Irish Lions in Hamilton.

 
British Lions

Maori skipper issues warning to All Blacks

2017-06-17 19:18

Maori All Blacks captain Ash Dixon is expecting a tight series when the British and Irish Lions and New Zealand clash in the coming weeks.

 
British Lions

Gatland: Lions Test spots still up for grabs

2017-06-17 14:22

Coach Warren Gatland says Test spots to face the All Blacks are still up for grabs after the British and Irish Lions' 32-10 mauling of the Maori All Blacks.

 
 
British Lions

Johnny be good as Lions sweat on Farrell

2017-06-16 07:39

The spotlight will be firmly on Johnny Sexton when the British and Irish Lions play the Maori All Blacks.

 
British Lions

9 All Blacks in Maori side to face Lions

2017-06-15 07:02

The Maori All Blacks have named nine New Zealand internationals in a strong side to take on the British and Irish Lions.

 
British Lions

Lions boost as Farrell declared fit

2017-06-19 09:22

Lions backline star Owen Farrell has shaken off a thigh strain and will be available for the first Test against the All Blacks, coach Warren Gatland has said.

 
British Lions

Best captains Lions against Chiefs

2017-06-18 10:56

Ireland's Rory Best will become the fifth captain in six games for the British and Irish Lions on their New Zealand tour.

 
British Lions

Gatland says Hansen is 'worried' as Lions loom

2017-06-18 11:16

Lions coach Warren Gatland claims All Blacks coach Steve Hansen is "worried" a week before the first Test.

 
British Lions

Lions too strong for Maori All Blacks

2017-06-17 14:31

The British and Irish Lions bounced back with a commanding 32-10 win over the Maori All Blacks in Rotorua on Saturday.

 
British Lions

78-0 'just the start', Hansen tells Lions

2017-06-16 19:28

The All Blacks' 12-try demolition of Samoa was "just the start", coach Steve Hansen said, warning that his world champions can only get better.

 
British Lions

Lions lose injured Farrell for Maori match

2017-06-15 10:10

British Lions flyhalf Owen Farrell has suffered a thigh strain and has been withdrawn from the match against the Maori All Blacks.

 
British Lions

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.

 
 

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Saturday, 08 July 2017
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