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Jack McGrath featured in all three Lions Tests against the All Blacks. Photograph: David Rogers/Getty

There is uniformity to how most players appraise a Lions tour, alighting on new friendships and strong bonds, and the latest iteration seems to have p(...)

British and Irish Lions and New Zealand All Blacks’s teams on the podium after at the presentation of the series trophy. Photo: Billy Stickland/Inpho

PLAYERS WHO PLAYED IN TEST MATCHES Sam Warburton - Tour Captain (Tests P3 – started 2, replacement 1; 180 mins) Outstanding tour captain yet again. (...)

Éanna Falvey, the Lions team doctor, pictured during the trip to Queenstown. Photograph: David Rogers/Getty Images

The Lions squad will return to training on Wednesday before relocating to Auckland from Queenstown, where they enjoyed a couple of days off in the cou(...)

Jared Payne has no return date after being  stood down due to suffering from migraines. Photograph: Billy Stickland/Inpho

Jared Payne faces an uncertain recovery period after being stood down due to suffering from migraines. The Ireland centre was withdrawn from the Brit(...)

Joe Marler and the rest of the Lions frontrow were forced to play the full 80 minutes against the Hurricanes. Photograph: David Davies/PA Wire.

Bench warmers Warren Gatland’s ‘geographical Lions’ selection policy - to use a phrase for the four Welsh and two Scottish players brought into the s(...)

Iain Henderson of the Lions charges into Brad Shields and Mark Abbott of the Hurricanes. Photograph: David Rogers/Getty Images

Jack Nowell: He was making an eloquent case for his footballing ability as a fullback when then forced to switch to wing – where he didn’t have q(...)

British and Irish Lions’ CJ Stander is tackled during the win in Hamilton. Photograph: David Davies/PA Wire.

Waikato Chiefs 6 British & Irish Lions 34 Another handsome Lions win. The midweekers finally emulated their Saturday squad mates with what was, f(...)

 Lions head coach Warren Gatland: “The frustrating thing for us is the amount of blocking that’s going on, the off-the-ball stuff.”  Photograph: INPHO/Dan Sheridan

The temperature is rising in the New Zealand winter. Both the All Blacks and the Lions ramped up their performances over the weekend, as did their res(...)

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 (...)

 Iain Henderson: The Ulster lock will marry his fiancee just two days after he arrives back from the Lions tour.  Photograph: Billy Stickland/Inpho

This is a fairly momentous summer in the life and times of 25-year-old Iain Henderson. Aside from the small matter of his first British & Irish Li(...)

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