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Warburton says he can feel the momentum building ahead of the Lions tour

The British and Irish Lions tour is edging ever closer, and captain Sam Warburton has said that the 41 man squad can feel momentum building ahead of the tour. In this video from the British and Irish Lions press, the Welshman speaks about the Lions gelling well since they began their training. This has helped Gatland’s boys in getting aspects of …

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Haskell pays Billy Vunipola a big compliment

  Since Billy Vunipola chose to drop out of the Lions tour next month with an ongoing shoulder injury, his replacement James Haskell has paid him a big compliment. Haskell has said to the media that; “From a personal point of view it is a bit difficult because Billy is a really good mate of mine… He’s an unbelievable player …

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Jordan Taufau could make an impact for the All Blacks

This Kiwi looks promising, with his power and speed it looks as though he could be making a big impact for his home nation quite soon. The 25 year old has made a habit of getting tries for his current and past club sides since he began his club career in 2012 for Tasman before moving on to play for …

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George Ford excited for England challenge

Ford is looking forward to the challenge for England next month

  One of England’s top men George Ford has said that he cannot wait for the challenge that faces England next month. England play the Barbarians on the 28th of May before they head to challenge Argentina in a two game series at the beginning of June. Ford has said to England Rugby; “My focus is making myself a better player and …

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Billy Vunipola suffering a shoulder injury for Saracens

Vunipola will miss out on the Lions tour

Saracens man Billy Vunipola will miss the British and Irish Lions tour next month down to an ongoing injury. Vunipola, who was undoubtably going to play a big role in the Lions tour has been battling with a shoulder injury, which has now taken a turn for the worse at the worst possible time for the 24 year old; with …

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Rory Best says Lions must attack against All Blacks

Ireland hooker Rory Best has said that the Lions must go all out if they want to beat the All Blacks next month. Being one of the men who beat the All Blacks with Ireland in the November internationals, he looks to have the experience; along with the other Ireland players, that will be key in overturning the All Blacks. …

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David Perry in an England squad photo

Former England man David Perry has passed away aged 79

    David Perry has passed away aged 79. The Rugby legend captained England in the 1965 Five Nations tournament just two years after starting his International career. He was also one of the faces in the squad taken to New Zealand for England’s first overseas tour; in what was only his first year in an England shirt back in 1963. …

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Is Aussie Rugby in trouble?

  Australia used to be without a doubt one of the best XV sides around the world. But now, Rugby down under seems to be taking a blow. Over the past few years, the national side has not performed as well as they had previously; not winning any major competition and even being put to shame by some of Rugby’s …

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