Robbie Deans, coach of the Wallabies and captain James Horwill speak to the media in Sydney. Photograph:  Brendon Thorne/Getty Images

Australia coach Robbie Deans has refused to speculate on his future following the Wallabies’ 2-1 series defeat to the British and Irish Lions.Reports (...)

Ronan O’Gara of the Lions leaves the field bleeding after that infamous assault by Duncan McRae of the Waratahs on the 2001 tour. Photograph: Getty Images

Twelve years ago it felt like the Lions were taking on a nation, or at least the entire Australian Rugby Union. It wasn’t just the Wallabies, who adde(...)