Jun 03

Wales will learn from RGC 1404 win, says coach Robin McBryde

Robin McBryde feels Wales’ 88-19 win over Welsh Premiership side RGC 1404 was worthwhile ahead of the summer tour.

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Jun 02

Stoats, shotguns & Empire: Are the Lions sport’s strangest concept?

From a Victorian-era Franken-side to modern-day commercial powerhouse, BBC Sport looks at how the Lions’ unique appeal has survived and thrived.

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Jun 01

Alun Wyn Jones: Lions choir practice harder than learning line-out calls

Lock Alun Wyn Jones says British and Irish Lions choir practice is harder than learning new line-outs.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/rugby-union/40121725

May 31

Lions welcomed in traditional style

BBC Radio 5 live rugby reporter Chris Jones witnesses a traditional Maori welcome as the Lions touch down in New Zealand

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May 31

British and Irish Lions: Rugby union’s commercial big cats

The British and Irish Lions are one of the biggest sporting names in rugby union, and they are also one of its premier brands.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-38904510

May 30

How not to win a Lions series: Discord & disarray, 12 years on

Twelve years on from the British and Irish Lions’ most recent tour to New Zealand, a BBC Radio 5 live special looks at what went wrong.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/rugby-union/40069682

Apr 23

Alun Wyn Jones ready to join Lions legends

Alun Wyn Jones has been told he won’t need on operation on the shoulder he damaged playing for Wales in the final round of the Six Nations in France last month and has been cleared to tour with the British & Irish Lions this summer.

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Apr 22

Hibbard and Moriarty help Gloucester reach final

Billy Burns scores all of Gloucester’s points as they hold on to win an intense Challenge Cup semi-final at La Rochelle.

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Apr 22

WRU National League results

Results from the Welsh Rugby Union National Leagues.

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Apr 21

Dragons forward Jackson has neck surgery after ‘non rugby’ injury

Newport Gwent Dragons forward Ed Jackson is recovering in hospital after undergoing surgery for a neck injury.

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