Posts Tagged "Sam Warburton"

Anyone who follows rugby knows that commercial power in the game is held in the northern hemisphere and that, historically, the on-field strength resides in the south.

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Asked about the All Blacks 24–21 defeat at Wellington by a terrific British and Irish Lions defensive and attacking (occasionally) performance, Sam Cane made a staunch reply about next weekend’s decider at Eden Park: “Game on, mate!”

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Five eighth Owen Farrell has been ruled out with a leg injury and tour captain Sam Warburton picked on the bench for the British and Irish Lions’ match against New Zealand Maori.

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Sam Warburton will deliver a quick lesson in recent history to any of his British and Irish Lions teammates who think an under-manned Highlanders are ripe for the picking.

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Sam Warburton has been selected as the captain of the 2017 British and Irish Lions squad.

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The British and Irish Lions return to New Zealand for the first time in 12 years in June, but before the tour kicks off, all eyes are on coach Warren Gatland and who he picks to make the trip. Join The Roar from 9pm (AEST) for all the live squad announcements.

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Wales flanker Sam Warburton, one of the favourites to be captain for the British and Irish Lions’ tour to New Zealand, has been ruled out for about six weeks because of a left knee injury.

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Perhaps the strongest British Lions team of all time is assembling to take on the All Blacks- – and they should be the favourites to win.

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Not for the first time, Britain have taken out the title of the world’s greatest whingers – with Scotland’s latest effort a particularly good showing.

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I walk into the cauldron of fire cheered on by the small but enthusiastic crowd. This is the moment I have prepared for in training all week. Everything boils down to this one gladiatorial event.

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Wales captain Sam Warburton is set to miss the rest of the European season and the tour of South Africa after suffering a suspected dislocated shoulder injury against Scotland.

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Regular captain Sam Warburton will return to Wales’s starting XV for the champions Six Nations international against Ireland in Dublin on Saturday.

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With the Six Nations starting this weekend, I am previewing all of the teams and discussing their chances in the tournament. This preview discusses defending champions, Wales.

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Wales captain Sam Warburton has become the first player from his country to sign a central contract, the Welsh Rugby Union announced on Saturday.

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Sam Warburton admits there is a feeling of “work undone” until Wales can start delivering knockout punches to rugby union’s southern hemisphere heavyweights.

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Sam Warburton’s club says the Wales and British Lions captain will be sidelined for up to four months because of his left hamstring injury.

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Both Australia and the heart-broken British and Irish Lions have their inspirational captains in serious doubt for next Saturday’s series decider at Sydney’s ANZ Stadium.

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There’s a lot of debate around concerning the Lions first XV Test selection and how it was derived. Here’s my analysis of how the first XV came about.

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Barring any awful training mishaps, we all know who will be running on in both red and gold on Saturday night. There’s no more scope for the endless speculation around team selections. At least not for this Test.

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This weekend the British and Lions played a near-full strength provincial side and only just had enough gas to take what the Reds threw at them.

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