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Lions Squad Announcement: Selection, National balance and merit

Shocks! Joy! Jubilation! As Warren Gatland and his coaching staff announced this year’s Lions team, the immediate future of many of the northern hemisphere’s rugby elite was confirmed, and for many, it was a dream dashed. 1,355 more words

Hard on Hartley? Hardly!

Dylan Hartley may have some room to be aggrieved at being left out of the Lions squad that are preparing to tour the country of his birth, no less than a month after captaining England to a second successive Six Nations title. 356 more words

Obligatory #Lionswatch Squad post

T’was the night before Gatmas,

and all through the house:

Twitter was salty

Because their favourites lost out.

I’m somewhat glad I waited until now before posting my #LIONSWATCH squad (genuinely amazed that #squadgoals hasn’t been misappropriated by the Lions’ social media team, do they not hire millenials or something?), because some of the rumours about Gatland’s squad tomorrow are…

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Gatland Will Solve Nothing, Wives Insist

Wives, partners and girlfriends of rugby fans across the UK, who are hoping that things will calm down from Thursday onwards, look like being sorely disappointed. 373 more words


Green march on road to Glory

The waiting is almost over. On Wednesday, Warren Gatland will put players, pundits and arm chair fans out of their collective misery by announcing his squad for the upcoming Lions Tour to the land of the long white cloud. 842 more words

Lions Squad Prediction

Warren Gatland’s announcement of the 2017 British and Irish Lions Squad is now just days away. Soon we shall know the 37 players who will fly out to New Zealand and pull on the famed red shirt. 544 more words