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.

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Warburton defends arrested Lions prop

2017-07-14 15:24

Lions captain Sam Warburton insists team-mate Kyle Sinckler 'did absolutely nothing wrong' following the prop's arrest.

 
British Lions

Kaplan: Read should have been penalised

2017-07-10 11:03

Former referee Jonathan Kaplan has weighed in on Romain Poite's controversial decision in the All Blacks against British and Irish Lions game.

 
British Lions

Hansen calls for simpler rules to help referees

2017-07-09 10:18

All Blacks coach Steve Hansen has appealed for rugby's rules to be simplified, saying a referee's wrong call cost the All Blacks against the British and Irish Lions.

 
British 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.

 
British Lions

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.

 
British Lions

Read questions Poite's 'penalty' call

2017-07-08 17:56

All Blacks captain Kieran Read has questioned the decision not to award the his side a late penalty against the Lions.

 
British Lions

Gatland open to coaching Lions against Boks

2017-07-10 20:23

Warren Gatland will consider coaching the British and Irish Lions for a third time in 2021 against the Springboks.

 
British 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.

 
British Lions

All Blacks to approach officials over Poite

2017-07-08 15:26

The All Blacks will question match officials over Romain Poite's controversial late refereeing decision in their 15-15 draw against the Lions.

 
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Twitter reacts to All Blacks-Lions draw

2017-07-08 15:27

The British and Irish Lions' epic draw with world champions New Zealand saw the series end tied at 1-1. A look at how Twitter reacted...

 
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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.

 
British Lions

Lions sense historic win ahead of 3rd Test v All Blacks

2017-07-07 08:35

The All Blacks and Lions wrapped up preparations for the deciding third Test, with the visitors confident they are on the verge of an historic victory.

 
British Lions

Police career puts rugby in perspective - Hansen

2017-07-06 18:30

Steve Hansen is one defeat away from becoming only the second NZ coach to lose a Test series to the British & Irish Lions, but he's keen to put that into perspective.

 
British Lions

Gatland backs unchanged Lions as All Blacks roll dice

2017-07-06 07:52

The British and Irish Lions named an unchanged team for the decisive third Test against the All Blacks, who gambled on rookies in a reshuffled backline.

 
British Lions

Lions unchanged for series decider

2017-07-05 21:35

The British & Irish Lions have named an unchanged squad for their series decider against New Zealand at Eden Park.

 
British Lions

Lions must stay calm, play like it's a RWC final

2017-07-05 09:58

The deciding third Test against the All Blacks at Eden Park on Saturday will be like playing in a Rugby World Cup final.

 
British Lions

All Blacks, Lions in Eden Park stalemate, series drawn

2017-07-08 12:10

The All Blacks and British & Irish Lions have drawn their third and deciding Test at Eden Park in Auckland to draw their three-Test series at 1-1.

 
British Lions

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.

 
British Lions

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.

 
British Lions

Hansen backs 'cool, calm, collected' rookie v Lions

2017-07-06 10:33

NZ coach Steve Hansen says "cool, calm, collected" Jordie Barrett could handle the pressure-cooker atmosphere of the decisive Lions Test after gambling on rookies.

 
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Gatland plays down All Blacks coaching speculation

2017-07-06 08:00

Lions coach Warren Gatland has downplayed suggestions he is in line to take over the All Blacks but said "what will be, will be" after the 2019 RWC.

 
British Lions

All Blacks to throw rookies at the Lions

2017-07-05 19:31

Fledgling international Jordie Barrett will start at fullback for New Zealand in the third Test against the British and Irish Lions in Auckland.

 
British Lions

George keeps 'clear head' as Lions history beckons

2017-07-05 11:46

Hooker Jamie George says the British and Irish Lions cannot let the occasion overwhelm them as they chase a historic Test series win over the All Blacks.

 
British 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.

 
British Lions

All Blacks v Lions: By the numbers

2017-07-07 08:25

Key numbers ahead of the winner-takes-all third Test decider between the All Blacks and British and Irish Lions in Auckland on Saturday.

 
British Lions

Fitzpatrick: Jordie Barrett best player in NZ

2017-07-06 21:39

Former All Blacks captain Sean Fitzpatrick believes that Jordie Barrett is the best player in New Zealand.

 
British Lions

Ben Smith not concussed, has ear problem

2017-07-06 09:07

All Blacks coach Steve Hansen has confirmed that injured fullback Ben Smith has been cleared of concussion.

 
British Lions

Lions' Itoje goes from baby-face to assassin

2017-07-06 07:52

Lock Maro Itoje has transformed in NZ from the baby of the Lions camp into a cult hero who fans believe can inspire a historic Test series win over the All Blacks.

 
British Lions

Gatland touted as Hansen replacement

2017-07-05 11:28

New Zealand rugby boss Steve Tew says British and Irish Lions coach Warren Gatland is in contention to replace Steve Hansen as All Blacks coach.

 
British Lions

Payne out of Lions tour

2017-07-05 06:58

Centre Jared Payne has withdrawn from the British and Irish Lions tour after suffering from migraines, team management has said.

 
 

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