England head coach Stuart Lancaster.

In the months leading up to the beginning of a Six Nations championship, there is a mass of research, planning and preparation undertaken by every hea(...)

 Jamie Roberts of the Lions is mobbed by team-mates Conor Murray and George North  after scoring the Lions’ fourth try against Australia during the third and final Test at the  ANZ Stadium  in Sydney, Australia. Photograph: David Rogers/Getty Images)

The Lions last won a series a few short months after rugby had become professional. Rugby has lost much of its ethos and soul in the years since money(...)