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  1. Sport - Other Sport - RUGBY UNION

    Brumbies score upset 14-12 rugby union win over British & Irish Lions

    Posted Jun 19th 2013, 12:00am by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Canberra After ACT Brumbies' 14-12 triumph over second-string Lions side, coach says Australia will go into the first test brimming with confidence White: historic upset will boost Wallabies The ACT Brumbies' stunning upset of a second-string British & Irish Lions rugby union team yesterday should give heart to Australia that they can beat the tourists ...

  2. Sport - Hong Kong - RUGBY UNION

    Hong Kong match against Barbarians pivotal to British and Irish Lions' tour

    Posted Sep 05th 2012, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... Alvin Sallay alvin.sallay@scmp.com On the 125th anniversary of team's touring history, the British and Irish squad will play Barbarians, which will give Gatland first look at players HK pivotal to Lions' preparation Hong Kong will play a big role in Warren Gatland's master plan to end a 16-year drought for the British and Irish Lions when they tour Australia ...

  3. Sport - Hong Kong - RUGBY UNION

    Rowan Varty to add pace to Barbarians

    Posted Apr 23rd 2013, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... the legendary team take on the British and Irish Lions at Hong Kong Stadium on June 1. "We have been very impressed with Rowan's contribution to the game in Hong Kong and have no hesitation ... at Twickenham on May 26 followed by the historic match against the Lions in Hong Kong. Quinnell said: "Over the years players from more than 30 nations have represented the Barbarians and now Rowan ...

  4. Sport - Hong Kong - RUGBY UNION

    Organisers expect full house for Lions versus Barbarians match

    Posted Nov 28th 2012, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... Alvin Sallay alvin.sallay@scmp.com Full house for Lions, organisers vow Half of Hong Kong Stadium has already been sold as the "hottest tickets in town" go on sale tomorrow for the historic overseas encounter between the British and Irish Lions and the Barbarians on June 1. A total of 20,000 tickets, including at least half the South Stand, have been pre-sold and allocated ...

  5. Sport - Other Sport - RUGBY UNION

    O'Driscoll out as Lions make changes ahead of third test

    Posted Jul 03rd 2013, 03:59pm by Reuters

    ... Reuters Gatland includes 10 Welshmen in selection for final showdown, with no place for O'Driscoll Ireland stunned as Lions coach drops 'BOD' Irish rugby fans, former players and politicians reacted with anger and bewilderment yesterday when they woke to the news that Brian O'Driscoll had been dropped for the British and Irish Lions' crucial third ...

  6. Sport - Other Sport - RUGBY UNION

    Lions lose skipper Sam Warburton for test decider

    Posted Jul 02nd 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... lose skipper for test decider Injured British & Irish Lions skipper Sam Warburton has been ruled out of Saturday's deciding test against the Wallabies in a serious blow ... the series showdown in Sydney, team officials said yesterday. Irish veteran centre Brian O'Driscoll is now expected to captain the tourists in what will be his final Lions test. Warburton, 24, ...

  7. Sport - Other Sport - RUGBY UNION

    Lions end series drought with record 41-16 rout of Wallabies in final test

    Posted Jul 07th 2013, 12:00am by Reuters, AFP, AP

    ... in record Wallabies rout The British & Irish Lions made a blistering start, overcame a spirited Australian fightback and finished with four tries in a record 41-16 win in the third test ... the record for most points in a test series for the British & Irish Lions, surpassing the 41 scored by fellow Welshman Neil Jenkins- his kicking coach- in the 1997 series against South Africa. ...

  8. Sport - Other Sport - RUGBY UNION

    Australia's James Horwill cleared for second rugby test against Lions

    Posted Jun 24th 2013, 12:00am by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Brisbane Wallabies sweat on possible ban for Horwill Australia captain James Horwill has been cleared of stamping during his side's loss to the British & Irish Lions in the first test in Brisbane. The 28-year-old lock was cited for allegedly stamping or trampling on Lions counterpart Alun Wyn Jones early in the match at Lang Park on Saturday. "After hearing ...

  9. Sport - Other Sport - RUGBY UNION

    Lions hold back aces for Wallabies test today

    Posted Jun 22nd 2013, 12:00am by Reuters, AFP

    ... Agencies in Brisbane Tourists say they have not displayed everything in the warm-up games to today's Wallabies test Lions have tricks up sleeves, warns coach The British & Irish Lions have not shown their full hand in their tour matches and Australia would do well to expect the unexpected when the two teams meet in the first test, Lions' assistant coach Andy ...

  10. Sport - Other Sport - RUGBY UNION

    Lions aim to prove that size does matter

    Posted Jul 06th 2013, 12:00am by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Sydney Biggest XV ever selected will look to batter Australia into submission up front, but hosts believe their own big man Folau can be key Lions aim to prove that size does matter British & Irish Lions coach Warren Gatland has picked a side built to batter Australia into submission in the series-deciding third test. But the Wallabies believe if they can get ...




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