Best Of The Weekend: Tour Back On Track For The Lions

Andy Farrell

Crusaders sink to first 2017 defeatAfter an underwhelming first week in New Zealand, which included a limp performance against the Provincial Barbarians and a shock late loss to Blues, Lions came back strongly against the Super Rugby leaders. With a massively improved performance, they inflicted a first defeat of the

In Defence of Warren’s Welsh Lions

Ross Moriarty

On Wednesday last week Warren Gatland announced his 41 man squad to tour New Zealand this summer, consisting of 16 Englishmen, 12 Welshmen, 11 from Ireland and 2 Scots if anyone’s counting… and why should they be?At least that was Warren Gatland’s reasoning when prompted on the uneven nationality split: