Sam Warbuton

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Wales coach Warren Gatland with captain Alun Wyn Jones. Photograph: Clive Rose/Getty

Team: Wales Prospects As with Ireland, Wales are approaching the end of an era. It’s 12 long and fruitful years since Warren Gatland took charge of (...)

British & Irish Lions captain Sam Warburton accepts the Maori challenge on arrival at Auckland. Photograph: Inpho

Sam Warbuton is quite the wise old head for a 28-year-old. He was the Welsh captain as long ago as 2011 for the World Cup in New Zealand, and returned(...)

New Zealand thrashed 14-man Wales 49-6 in their 1987 World Cup semi-final. Photograph: Getty

Wales have reached two World Cup semi-finals and on both occasions they have come away with questions of what might have been having had a man sent of(...)

Australian Wallabies captain James Horwill  and prop Sekope Kepu show how much victory meant against  the British and Irish Lions . Photograph:  William West/AFP/Getty Images

Pressure in sport causes people to do strange things. Their thinking becomes confused and clouded. They act in ways that they would never do under nor(...)