Warren Gatland

Short Sport, December 13, 2012

Olympic sensation Ye Shiwen will swim in Australia. Photo: Xinhua

British and Irish Lions coach Warren Gatland has named Rob Howley, Graham Rowntree and Andy Farrell as his assistants for next year's tour of Australia. Both Howley and Rowntree will be undertaking their second Lions tours and Farrell will be on his first. 

Thursday, 13 December, 2012, 3:51am

New Zealand up next for Wales after Samoa loss

Wales coach Rob Howley wants an improved performance. Photo: AP

Wales interim coach Rob Howley insists the prospect of facing world champions New Zealand, made slightly less daunting by the return of Warren Gatland, can lift the gloom hanging over his team after their 26-19 loss to Samoa.

Wales may have won the Six Nations and the grand slam this year but are veering towards cri sis point after Samoa subjected them to a fifth straight defeat.

18 Nov 2012 - 3:25am

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

 Warren Gatland

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 next year.

5 Sep 2012 - 3:17am

Weakened Lions likely for HK

The British and Irish Lions might not be at full strength, both in terms of quality and quantity, when they touch down in Hong Kong for the historic clash against the Barbarians one year from now.

2 Jun 2012 - 12:00am

Gatland waiting in the wings

Like all players who have worn the All Black strip with the silver fern on the chest, Warren Gatland also has a dream of one day coaching the men in black - hopefully a few years down the line when New Zealand hosts the Rugby World Cup in 2011.

20 May 2007 - 12:00am

Gatland called in to cure Hong Kong's scrum, lineout woes

Waikato's former Ireland coach Warren Gatland arrived last night with the sole purpose of improving Hong Kong's scrum and lineout before the key game against South Korea in the Asian Nations Series this month.

13 May 2007 - 12:00am