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Canterbury’s 1888 Lions Collection Is A Beautiful Thing

Since 1888, rugby sides from the United Kingdom of Britain and Ireland came together to tour the Southern Hemisphere. Ever since this first tour in 1888, despite many trials and tribulations, the Lions have represented everything that fans of the game adore about rugby. In an increasingly professional sporting age the Lions represents an almost entirely unique concept. As part …

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Eddie Jones Has Ruled Himself Out Of The Lions Job

Eddie Jones has said “absolutely no” to the suggestion he might coach the British and Irish Lions during their tour of New Zealand. The England head coach has transformed the national team after a disappointing performance at last year’s World Cup saw them fail to get out of the group stage. With Jones leading the side since November 2015, England …

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Wallabies Coach Michael Cheika Was Not Happy With The TMO

Wallabies coach Michael Cheika has questioned the decision-making process and use of the Television Match Official after an apparent neck roll from England back-rower Chris Robshaw went unpunished at AAMI Park on Saturday night. Cheika fronted the media on Sunday and immediately shut down suggestions that referee Craig Joubert had cost the Wallabies victory, instead alluding to a failure to …

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