Alun Wyn Jones is set to resume the Lions captaincy when he joins up with the squad again. Photograph: Michael Bradley/AFP via Getty Images

Alun Wyn Jones is set to resume the captaincy of the British & Irish Lions from his stand-in replacement Conor Murray after his Lazarus-like recov(...)

Ronan Kelleher in action for Ireland against Japan at the Aviva Stadium earlier this month. File photograph: Getty Images

Rónan Kelleher has been called up to the British and Irish Lions squad and will arrive in Cape Town today. The 23-year-old, who became only the fifth (...)

Luke Cowan-Dickie lies unconcious at Twickenham after being knocked out during a game against Harlequins. Photograph: Warren Little/Getty

Luke Cowan-Dickie. Wake up wimp. The British and Irish Lions need you. All this lying around on the paddock head on the grass and fast asleep like m(...)

Exeter director of Rugby has helped steer the Chiefs to the Champions Cup final. Photograph: Dan Mullan/Getty

Ten years ago the Exeter Chiefs went to Bristol in the second leg of a promotion play-off in the Championship. They’d finished four points behind Bris(...)

Stuart Lancaster has defended his omission of overseas-bades players from England’s 50-man World Cup training squad. Photograph: PA

Stuart Lancaster has defended the omission of overseas-based players from his World Cup training squad by arguing their selection would only weaken th(...)