Category Archives: British Lions

The nine players who got to be Lions in 2013 despite not making the initial squad

There will be some players who feel hard done by after missing out on the initial squad… but all is not lost via Wales http://ift.tt/2rwchiH https://showcavesuk.wordpress.com/2017/05/18/the-nine-players-who-got-to-be-lions-in-2013-despite-not-making-the-initial-squad/

https://irishbizuk.wordpress.com/2017/05/20/the-nine-players-who-got-to-be-lions-in-2013-despite-not-making-the-initial-squad/

Ireland prop hands Warren Gatland another front-row injury worry ahead of British and Irish Lions tour

Jack McGrath to have X-ray on arm injury after lasting barely 10 minutes of Leinster’s Guinness PRO12 semi-final defeat to the Scarlets via Wales http://ift.tt/2pWUzb7

https://showcavesuk.wordpress.com/2017/05/20/ireland-prop-hands-warren-gatland-another-front-row-injury-worry-ahead-of-british-and-irish-lions-tour/

The nine players who got to be Lions in 2013 despite not making the initial squad

There will be some players who feel hard done by after missing out on the initial squad… but all is not lost via Wales http://ift.tt/2rwchiH

https://showcavesuk.wordpress.com/2017/05/18/the-nine-players-who-got-to-be-lions-in-2013-despite-not-making-the-initial-squad/

The 14 Lions players already in training and pole position to start the first match of New Zealand tour

Domestic commitments have forced the Lions to operate with a fraction of their 41-man squad and these are the ones in camp via Wales http://ift.tt/2rlzcwg

https://showcavesuk.wordpress.com/2017/05/16/the-14-lions-players-already-in-training-and-pole-position-to-start-the-first-match-of-new-zealand-tour/

Lions fans will think we should be able to beat these blokes… All Blacks coach questions whether tourists can handle expectations

The former Wales supremo has warned Lions rival Warren Gatland it would be a ‘mistake’ to read anything into the Kiwis losing to Ireland via Wales http://ift.tt/2qnbxy7

https://showcavesuk.wordpress.com/2017/05/16/lions-fans-will-think-we-should-be-able-to-beat-these-blokes-all-blacks-coach-questions-whether-tourists-can-handle-expectations/

Crusaders’ big squeeze shows Warren Gatland’s Lions the way forward

Were you watching, Warren? More to the point, were you digesting that Crusaders performance? It’s hard to figure that a man as smart as British and Irish Lions coach Warren Gatland wouldn’t have seen the Crusaders’ clinical 20-12 dismantling of the Hurricanes in the latest round of Super Rugby for exactly what it was. […]

https://allblacksopenforum.wordpress.com/2017/05/15/crusaders-big-squeeze-shows-warren-gatlands-lions-the-way-forward/

‘Shed your nationality and become a Lion’ – Legend Brian O’Driscoll’s message to Gatland’s chosen 41

The Irish great toured four times with the Lions and was part of the successful 2013 trip via Wales http://ift.tt/2q3Wree

https://showcavesuk.wordpress.com/2017/04/26/shed-your-nationality-and-become-a-lion-legend-brian-odriscolls-message-to-gatlands-chosen-41/

British & Irish Lions Squad – Our Picks

At the end of 2016 we had out first stab at the likely Lions squad to head to New Zealand to take on the reigning World Champions. Now the 6 Nations has finished it’s time to revisit our choices and see what changes we would make. The 6 Nations was probably one of the highest […]

https://theblitzdefence.wordpress.com/2017/03/20/british-irish-lions-squad-our-picks-2/

Warren Gatland sends a British and Irish Lions warning to Wales stars: ‘Form is going to have to improve’

The Six Nations will go a long way to deciding the make-up of the 2017 Lions squad and some of Wales’ biggest stars must impress via Wales http://ift.tt/2joZpFS

https://showcavesuk.wordpress.com/2017/01/28/warren-gatland-sends-a-british-and-irish-lions-warning-to-wales-stars-form-is-going-to-have-to-improve/