The Lions By Numbers

With the first test set to kick off this weekend here’s a look at how the Lions compare to their opposition so far. Feel Free to Share

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June Internationals Round 3 Preview

It will be cold and wet in New Plymouth for the All Blacks vs France, this should keep the margins closer than the second test. There are only three games in the June International Test Rugby Series allowing very limited opportunities for managers to make ground in order to win the Super Rugby Tips SuperBru tipping competition. Both the All …

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The Lions Test XV As Voted For By The Fans

After running a poll over the last week and a half we have the results for the fans vote for the Lions starting test XV. The team as voted for by you is as below… 1 Loosehead Prop Mako Vunipola – 81% The young English prop may have been a surprise call up at first but a series of barnstorming …

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Chris Robshaw and the ‘Out and Out Seven’

When I read the squad Warren Gatland had selected I couldn’t help but be astounded by some of the selections, or rather some of the non-selections. The most notable omission was Chris Robshaw. I couldn’t understand how one of the best players in the 6 nations, getting two man of the match awards and was at the forefront of everything …

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Competition Time With Raging Bull

House of Fraser have very kindly provided us with a couple of items from the Raging Bull menswear collection for us to give-away. Entry is really simple, just Tweet the following message and make sure that you are following @intheloose on Twitter. RT & Follow @InTheLoose to #win @RagingBullLtd gear #Competition Terms http://ow.ly/m6b9v  pic.twitter.com/RFvINn47jC You can view the full Raging …

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The Rolling Maul – Wheelchair 7’s Makes its 6 Nations Debut

The French town of Vichy is most famed for being the capital of the Nazi occupied French State in World War Two from 1940-44. Located in central France near the city of Lyon, Vichy is a historically rich town which dates back to the emergence of the Roman Empire under Julius Caesar. Located just 90 kilometres from the rugby stronghold …

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Lions V. Waratahs Talking Points.

Zebo’s first half. Simon Zebo, in the first half, would remind you of the nerd sitting at the front of class shouting out answers before everyone else, with his hand held up in the air, desperately stretching himself for attention.”Sir, Sir! Mr. Gatland look at me!” And attention he got and well deserved it was. His movement from wing to …

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Poll – Select Your Lions Starting Test XV

With the Lions first test against the Wallabies just one week away, here’s your chance to choose your starting XV… [poll id=”4″] [poll id=”5″] [poll id=”6″] [poll id=”7″] [poll id=”8″] [poll id=”9″] [poll id=”10″] [poll id=”11″] [poll id=”12″] [poll id=”14″] [poll id=”13″] [poll id=”15″]   Feel Free to Share

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