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Paul O’Connell will seal his comeback from serious injury when he captains the British and Irish Lions in Saturday’s tour opener at Hong Kong Stadium. Photograph: David Davies/PA Wire.

As expected, Paul O’Connell will lead the Lions in their opening tour match against the Barbarians in Hong Kong this Saturday in place of the stricken(...)

Brian O’Driscoll cools down during a British & Irish Lions  training session in Hong Kong. Photograph:  Dan Sheridan/Inpho

He may not be the tour captain this time around, but four years on from leading the 2009 Lions in South Africa, and five months on from ruling himsel(...)

British and Irish Lions coach Warren Gatland, seen here at Carton House, has been ‘lucky enough’ with injuries.   Photograph:   Julien Behal/PA Wire.

This afternoon the Lions supplied clear information about Seán O’Brien’s bruised knee – after a bone on bone collision in last Friday’s Challen(...)

Alan Quinlan being announced as a member of the Lions squad in 2009. He had been so far off the radar when players were being photographed in team gear during the season that his head had to be superimposed on Martyn Williams’s body when he was selected. Photograph: Billy Stickland/Inpho

I woke up yesterday morning with the strangest feeling. It was neither good or bad, just strange. I was feeling nervous in a way but not for an(...)

 England captain Chris Robshaw  has not been selected for the Lions tour to Australia. Photograph: David Davies/PA Wire

Former England and Lions outhalf Stuart Barnes has criticised Warren Gatland’s decision to omit England captain Chris Robshaw from his squad to(...)

The inclusion of Jonathan Sexton (left) and  England’s Owen Farrell (right) leaves the touring party light on options at 10. Photograph: Inpho

Warren Gatland has always been a risk taker. Sometimes they come off, but other times throughout a 24 year coaching career, which began at Galw(...)

Wales flanker Sam Warburton will lead the Lions Down Under. Photograph: Alex Livesey/Getty Images

Nine Irish will join Wales flanker and Lions captain Sam Warburton for this summer’s tour of Hong Kong and Australia. Ten English have been sel(...)

Toulon’s Jonny Wilkinson (left) battles for possession with Saracens’ Chris Ashton during the Heineken Cup semi-final at Twickenham. Photograph: Tim Ireland/PA

If this was Jonny Wilkinson’s last competitive game at Twickenham it was the fondest of farewells. How about this for a valedictory list of achieve(...)

Saracens’ Owen Farrell impressed for England in the Six Nations, but the petulance he also demonstrated at times could be his undoing against Jonny Wilkinson and co. Photograph: Tim Ireland/PA Wire.

The bookmakers are having none of this match. Scratch being the handicap bet, which is no handicap at all. Maybe they see age as a justifiable leve(...)

Leinster coach Joe Schmidt. Photograph: Dan Sheridan/Inpho

Jonny Sexton and Brian O’Driscoll are set to return for Leinster against Munster at Thomond Park next Saturd(...)

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