Posts Tagged "The British and Irish Lions"
Ryan and O’Connell and Brett McKay are in a celebratory mood for the milestone episode number 10 of The Cheap Seats podcast.
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When attempting to explain the allure of our game to non-believers, rugby tragics commonly cite two things. One, that it’s a game for all shapes and sizes. And two, that it provides constant contests for possession.
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As the ARU’s post-mortem of the failed Lions series continues, the Australian bars, lounge rooms and chat forums are equally abuzz with speculation and ideas.
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Victorious British and Irish Lions coach Warren Gatland feels for his vanquished countryman after seemingly ending Robbie Deans’ five-year Wallabies reign.
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I was on the one of the first trains out of ANZ Stadium on Saturday night, a mouse scuttling away from the good ship Wallabies which went down 41 – 16 with all hands on board to a surfeit of Lions.
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Hats off to the Lions, they lifted in the best possible fashion, through scrum and forward dominance, to beat the Wallabies handily on the weekend.
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OK, here we go. The one scenario we as Wallabies fans hoped for, but perhaps weren’t supremely confident about coming into the series.
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In the lead-up to Saturday’s potentially epic decider at ANZ Stadium, Wallaby coach Robbie Deans holds a handsome points lead over his Lions counterpart Warren Gatland.
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Warren Gatland has balls. Mighty big balls! He has dropped Irish rugby legend Brian O’Driscoll from the series deciding third Test in Sydney.
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Robbie Deans has named George Smith to start for the Wallabies against the British and Irish Lions in the deciding Test in Sydney.
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Full time footballers aren’t a new phenomenon; the first were those in touring teams of the 1880s. Did they unleash on the public scandals and controversies?
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News Limited is reporting George Smith is a bolter for the Wallabies openside flanker position, with Michael Hooper to be moved to the bench.
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British and Irish Lions coach Warren Gatland has made six changes for the must win third Test at ANZ Stadium in Sydney on Saturday.
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Wallabies captain James Horwill has been cleared following an extraordinary International Rugby Board Appeal heard overnight.
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It has been a big past month when it comes to special television ratings events in Australian sport.
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There are some questions that professional sportspeople get asked often during the course of their careers.
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Who said rugby was finished in Australia? A ground record crowd of 56,771 at Etihad Stadium in Melbourne saw the Wallabies save their chance of winning the series against the British and Irish Lions with a gutsy win that was almost lost right on time.
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Two big games and two big series, the State of Origin and Lions tour, have delivered the marketers dream, with both culminating in eagerly-anticipated deciders.
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Tonight, the Monday before Saturday’s crucial third Test between the Wallabies and the British and Irish Lions, the IRB is deliberately perverting its judicial appeal processes to ensure that the Wallaby captain James Horwill, a hero of the Melbourne Test with his play and his captaincy, cannot take the field in Sydney.
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The British and Irish Lions are hoping injured pair Jamie Roberts and Alex Corbisiero will be available for selection in Saturday’s series-deciding third Test against the Wallabies in Sydney.
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