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#The Lions

From The42 Gatland holds 'a couple of informal conversations' over coaching Lions in 2021 Gatty

Gatland holds 'a couple of informal conversations' over coaching Lions in 2021

The Kiwi has overseen the previous two Lions tours and hasn’t ruled himself out of leading the team to South Africa.

From The42 'It's not about being selfish today': Lions Uncovered trailer gives sneak peek inside tour to New Zealand Teaser This post contains videos

'It's not about being selfish today': Lions Uncovered trailer gives sneak peek inside tour to New Zealand

The new Lions film saw every player wear a microphone for every training session.

From The42 'I'm eternally indebted to Jodie for flying them out': Best shares special Lions moment with family Special Moment

'I'm eternally indebted to Jodie for flying them out': Best shares special Lions moment with family

The Ireland captain had his family in attendance at the Westpac Stadium this morning.

From The42 Distance didn't help, says Schmidt, as Ireland players overlooked for late Lions call Lions 2017

Distance didn't help, says Schmidt, as Ireland players overlooked for late Lions call

“It’s something I don’t have any control over.”

From The42 'Dad arrived yesterday so it was good timing': O'Mahony proud and honoured to lead Lions Captain

'Dad arrived yesterday so it was good timing': O'Mahony proud and honoured to lead Lions

The Munster captain was superb in Rotorua.

From The42 As it happened: Maori All Blacks v The Lions Liveblog

As it happened: Maori All Blacks v The Lions

Warren Gatland’s side faced their stiffest test in the form of an exciting Maori outfit. We followed all the action from Rotorua.

From The42 Dan Carter not writing the Lions off after his Chicago prediction went wrong DC10

Dan Carter not writing the Lions off after his Chicago prediction went wrong

The legendary All Black out-half says his team will face a tougher challenge from the Lions than some of the warm up games suggest.

From The42 'I rocked up to the rugby club in full Man United kit and just fell in love with the game there' Lions 2017

'I rocked up to the rugby club in full Man United kit and just fell in love with the game there'

Prop Kyle Sinckler starts tomorrow for the Lions but he may not have been in New Zealand at all if it wasn’t for a conversation with two team-mates last year.

From The42 'Sometimes you need to get a punch to the face': Stander confident Lions will learn from mistakes Learnings

'Sometimes you need to get a punch to the face': Stander confident Lions will learn from mistakes

The Munster number eight believes the setback will help the squad improve.

From The42 The42 Rugby Show: The Lions' inaccuracies, indiscipline and why they need a big result on Saturday Live From Auckland This post contains videos

The42 Rugby Show: The Lions' inaccuracies, indiscipline and why they need a big result on Saturday

Murray Kinsella joined Ryan Bailey live from Eden Park to dissect this morning’s game.

From The42 Lions get their own taste of 'rugby chaos' and more talking points from Auckland Analysis

Lions get their own taste of 'rugby chaos' and more talking points from Auckland

Plus, a lack of discipline costs the tourists and the brilliance of Sonny Bill Williams.

From The42 How we rated the Lions as Gatland's men slipped to first defeat of 2017 tour Out Of 10

How we rated the Lions as Gatland's men slipped to first defeat of 2017 tour

A disappointing result but there were a couple of encouraging individual performances.

From The42 As it happened: Auckland Blues v The Lions Liveblog

As it happened: Auckland Blues v The Lions

We followed the second game of the 2017 tour as Warren Gatland’s side faced Super Rugby opposition.

From The42 'One out of one': Warburton sees disjointed win as an important building block The Lions

'One out of one': Warburton sees disjointed win as an important building block

The tourists did just enough to see off the New Zealand Provincial Barbarians this morning.

From The42 As it happened: New Zealand Provincial Barbarians v The Lions Liveblog

As it happened: New Zealand Provincial Barbarians v The Lions

We followed all the action from Whangarei as the 2017 tour got underway.

From The42 Lions schedule criticised by All Blacks coach Hansen Mind Games

Lions schedule criticised by All Blacks coach Hansen

Warren Gatland’s side arrive in New Zealand tomorrow.

From The42 'It was the greatest tour I was ever on but there's still a huge amount of pain and regret' Munch

'It was the greatest tour I was ever on but there's still a huge amount of pain and regret'

He should look back on it with a huge sense of pride but Shane Byrne’s memories of the 2005 Lions tour are skewed by the disappointment of a series defeat.

From The42 Big smiles, fidget spinners and a thumbs up - the Lions visited Temple Street today Lions On Tour

Big smiles, fidget spinners and a thumbs up - the Lions visited Temple Street today

Warren Gatland’s squad are in Ireland this week.

From The42 We've no idea what the Lions are up to at their training camp but it looks like important work Masked Men

We've no idea what the Lions are up to at their training camp but it looks like important work

Are the lads about to rob a bank in the nip?

From The42 'It makes perfect sense': Quinlan not surprised by Payne's Lions inclusion No Payne No Gain

'It makes perfect sense': Quinlan not surprised by Payne's Lions inclusion

The former Munster flanker feels Cian Healy is unlucky to miss out.

From The42 'You find out like everyone else on TV. It's cruel in a sense but adds to the whole drama of it' The Lions

'You find out like everyone else on TV. It's cruel in a sense but adds to the whole drama of it'

As Warren Gatland prepares to name his Lions squad for this summer’s tour, Tommy Bowe recalls his anxious wait to receive the call in 2009 and 2013.

From The42 Conor McGregor and The Lions: Number 1 on Google in Ireland in 2013 Leading The Way

Conor McGregor and The Lions: Number 1 on Google in Ireland in 2013

McGregor’s popularity exploded in Ireland this year with his MMA feats.

Amy Huberman nik naks number 10 Downing Street

She’s the best. That’s just it.

From The42 Brian O'Driscoll hoping to be fit for Amlin decider, says Warren Gatland The Lions

Brian O'Driscoll hoping to be fit for Amlin decider, says Warren Gatland

And the Lions coach reckons BOD will make the flight to Oz.

From The42 Troubled Wallaby Beale to stand down indefinitely, miss Lions tests The Lions

Troubled Wallaby Beale to stand down indefinitely, miss Lions tests

Amid reports of alcohol-related issues, the ARU said Beale, would enter a private health facility to undertake counselling.

From The42 The Aussies' 'Living With A Lion' spoof will make you want to beat them even more Wallabies This post contains videos
From The42 'It's my first semi-final and probably one of my hardest' - O'Mahony ready for Clermont showdown Preview

'It's my first semi-final and probably one of my hardest' - O'Mahony ready for Clermont showdown

The Munster star also says he’s been “picking up things” from the more experienced players.

From The42 Australia confirm details for the Lions' return Down Under in 2013 Men At Work

Australia confirm details for the Lions' return Down Under in 2013

The British and Irish Lions will play tests against Australia in Brisbane, Melbourne and Sydney as part of their 2013 tour.