Joe Schmidt Ireland 2017

Schmidt In Line For Kiwi Job

Ireland man Joe Schmidt is now one of the most likely candidates to take over the Head Coach position in the All Blacks set up when Hansen leaves.    Steve Hansen is set to leave the Kiwis after the 2019 World Cup in Japan, and the NZRU have revealed that they have made sure to stay in very close contact …

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Payne Ruled Out Of Decider

Jared Payne continues his run of bad luck in this years Lions tour, after migraines continue to add to his list of worries.    Payne was left out for the Lions’ draw against Hurricanes last week, but the medical staff did not expect the problems to last this long; keeping him an option for the following test, only to be ruled out again.    …

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Paul Stridgeon Lions 2017

Conditioning Experts Back Lions’ Two Day Break

The All Blacks host the Lions this weekend in what is to be the series decider after the Lions gave the All Blacks their first loss at home in eight years at the weekend, making it 1-1 in this years series. The Lions are having two days rest before they get back into the high intensity training that the tour …

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Lions beat All Blacks Murray Try

Lions Pull Off Shock Result In Test 2

The All Blacks today hosted the Lions in the second test of 3 in this years tour. Today it was the Lions who turned up in Wellington, as a late Farrell kick seals the win for the visitors. The All Blacks played 55 minutes with 14 men after Sonny Bill Williams became the third All Black ever, and the first …

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Mako Vunipola Lions Tour 2017

Mako Vunipola Vows To Restore Lions Pride

England and Lions man Mako Vunipola has said that he and the Lions are going to restore their pride in the second test against the All Blacks tomorrow. He has responded to Gatland’s harsh comments about the first test saying; “It’s him laying the gauntlet down. So it’s up to us if we take that challenge on or shy away from …

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Andy Farrell Lions conference

Farrell Backs Lions To Give Their All

British and Irish Lions Assistant Coach Andy Farrell has said to the media that the Lions are going to show their true potential in their second test against the All Blacks in Wellington. A week and a draw on from the disappointing start to the 3 game challenge, both the players and staff are confident in a much improved performance …

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All Blacks V Lions Test 1 2017

All Blacks V Lions Test 2 – The Teams

The All Blacks host the Lions for the second test out of three this weekend, and both bosses have named their sides. It has been confirmed that captain Sam Warburton has returned to the starting line up after missing the game against the Hurricanes on Tuesday. Last weeks captain O’Mahony has been left out of the 23 all together. Ben Te’o, …

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