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The Highlanders’ Waisake Naholo  celebrates scoring his side’s first try against the Lions.  Photograph:  David Davies/PA Wire.

Highlanders 23 British & Irish Lions 22 Another one that got away, and the taste of this defeat will feel especially bitter as the Lions had the (...)

 Johnny Sexton of the British & Irish Lions is tackled by Dwayne Sweeney (left) and James Tucker  of New Zealand Provincial Barbarians during Saturday’s game  at the Toll Stadium  in Whangarei. Photograph: David Rogers/Getty Images

Johnny Sexton will prove his “world-class” abilities all over again in New Zealand after a tough opening with the British and Irish Lions, according t(...)

Stuart Hogg is tackled by Jonah Lowe of the Barbarians. Photograph: Dan Sheridan/Inpho

NZ Provincial Barbarians 7 British & Irish Lions 13 It wasn’t a defeat. That would have constituted one of the most ignominious days in Lions’ hi(...)

British & Irish Lions head  coach Warren Gatland has named his first team of the tour. Photograph: Billy Stickland/Inpho

Warren Gatland’s opening Lions selection of the 2015 tour for Saturday’s meeting with the New Zealand Provincial Barbarians ticks a significant number(...)

Leicester have announced scrum-half Ben Youngs has withdrawn from the British and Irish Lions squad for family reasons. Photo: David Davies/PA Wire

Leicester and England scrum-half Ben Youngs has pulled out of the British and Irish Lions squad for family reasons. The Tigers announced on their web(...)

Players who start five Six Nations games over seven weeks already admit they are shattered, both mentally and physically by their exertions. Photograph: Billy Stickland/Inpho

The proposal by the English clubs and their owners, in the guise of their umbrella organisation Premiership Rugby, to condense the Six Nations into a (...)

Josh Strauss’ Six Nations has been ended by a kidney injury. Photograph:  Ian MacNicol/Getty Images

Scotland’s Six Nations campaign has suffered a second major blow in three days after Josh Strauss was ruled out of the competition. The Glasgow numbe(...)

Dejection: Ireland’s Robbie Henshaw, Conor Murray and Paddy Jackson after the defeat to Scotland at Murrayfield. Photograph: Dan Sheridan/Inpho

Watching Conor Murray has never been so grim, and still his performance was sprinkled with enough moments of brilliance to keep the faith. Follow the(...)

Somewhere under the rainbow, Ireland trained in showers and sunshine at Carton House. Photograph: Dan Sheridan/Inpho

Time was when Ireland were not overly endowed with ball-carriers, but one of the most striking features of the team to face Scotland in Saturday’s Si(...)

Scotland head coach Vern Cotter has revealed the XV that will face Ireland this weekend. Photograph: Dan Mullan/Getty Images

Glasgow hooker Fraser Brown has been given the nod to start in place of centurion Ross Ford for Scotland’s opening Six Nations clash with Ireland. Ed(...)

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