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Can the Lions beat the All Blacks?

by Craig Wright

There’s very little like it in the rugby world. The announcement of the teams for the opening Test in a British and Irish Lions tour is one of the most highly anticipated moments of the tour, and the 2017 tour is no exception. 609 more words


Form, Spice and All that’s Nice........British and Irish Lions Matchday Selection vs All Blacks...Saturday 24 June Eden Park

Sun Tzu once said “The quality of decision is like the well-timed swoop of a falcon which enables it to strike and destroy its victim”. Warren Gatland is standalone man, making the decision on the Lions match day 23 to engage with the All Blacks at Eden Park come this Saturday. 1,047 more words

Eyes On: Chiefs v British and Irish Lions

In the final game before the first Test against the All Blacks, the Lions built on Saturday’s win against the Maori All Blacks with a convincing 6-34 win against an under-strength Chiefs side in Hamilton to earn their first midweek win of the tour. 1,088 more words


Stand and deliver Midweek Lions........ British and Irish Lions vs Waikato Chiefs… FMG Stadium 20 June 2017

“Winning is a habit. Watch your thoughts, they become your beliefs. Watch your beliefs, they become your words. Watch your words, they become your actions. Watch your actions, they become your habits. 787 more words


The British and Irish Lions: the best Home Nations players in their positions touring one of the Southern Hemisphere rugby powers every 4 years. Selection for this squad is validation of your quality and the highest possible honour. 982 more words


Eyes On: Maori All Blacks v British and Irish Lions

With just a week to go until the first Test match, the Lions took on a strong Maori All Blacks side that contained a number of players capped by New Zealand. 1,362 more words