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Robbie Henshaw and Bundee Aki both start for the Lions against Japan this weekend. Photograph: Dan Sheridan/Inpho

All of the remaining seven Ireland players in the British and Irish Lions squad for the tour to South Africa have been named in the matchday squad for(...)

British and Irish Lions head coach Warren Gatland announced his squad on Thursday. Photograph: Inpho

Warren Gatland has confirmed that Johnny Sexton’s “durability” was the prime factor in overlooking the two-time Lions’ outhalf and this year’s Six Nat(...)

Alun Wyn Jones will captain the Lions for the tour to South Africa. Photograph: 
Dan Sheridan/Inpho

  Backs   Stuart Hogg (Scotland) Position: Fullback Age: 28 Club: Exeter Caps: 85 Lions Tests: 0 Form guide: Scotland captain (...)

Ireland outhalf Johnny Sexton has missed out on Lions selection for the tour to South Africa. Photograph: Billy Stickland/Inpho

The Lions kicking coach Neil Jenkins has intimated that the decision to stand down Johnny Sexton for six weeks was a factor in raising questions about(...)

It is nearly decision time for Warren Gatland. Photograph: David Rogers/Getty

Gerry Thornley The parameters are different from four years ago. Back then, in those wild, crazy, pre-pandemic days, Warren Gatland was permitted to (...)

Illustration: Alan Clarke

Hennessy rings me in the middle of the night to say the old man has been arrested. It’s not the first time it’s ever happened. I can’t even say it’s t(...)

France’s Mathieu Jalibert receives attention on the pitch before leaving the field to undergo  a HIA during the Guinness Six Nations match at  Stade de France. Photograph: Laszlo Geczo/Inpho

A “game changer” saliva test to detect concussion has been unveiled by the University of Birmingham in conjunction with England’s Rugby Football Union(...)

Ireland’s Bundee Aki leaves the field after being shown a red card by referee Mathieu Raynal. Photograph: Inpho

“I’m sure I’ll wake up soon, it will be Monday all over again and nothing will have even started.” The gist of trainer Henry de Bromhead’s words, aft(...)

Johnny Sexton and George Ford will both play a key role for their teams on Saturday. File photograph: Getty Images

Sexton v Ford Johnny Sexton Club: Leinster Position: Outhalf Age: 35 Height: 1.88m (6’2”) Weight: 90kg (14st 2lbs) Ireland caps: 98 Points: 903 Why’s(...)

England’s Jonny May  in action against France during the Six Nations game at Twickenham. Photograph: Laszlo Geczo/Inpho

Rugby played high in the sky will suit England down to the ground. Send all box kicks and Garryowens into Jonny May’s fly zone? The sprinter craves su(...)

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