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Three Lions Who Have Played Themselves Out Of Test Selection

Dunedin , New Zealand - 13 June 2017; Jack Nowell of the British & Irish Lions following the match between the Highlanders and the British & Irish Lions at Forsyth Barr Stadium in Dunedin, New Zealand. (Photo By Stephen McCarthy/Sportsfile via Getty Images)

With four games played and a mixed return of two wins and two defeats the Lions have reached a critical juncture as they prepare to take on the New Zealand Maoris on Saturday. While the results have been mixed there could be little doubt that Warren Gatland has learned a lot about his squad over the past four games as …

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Four Key Head-To-Head Battles In The Lions Vs Highlanders Clash

AUCKLAND, NEW ZEALAND - JUNE 07: The Lions players observe a minutes silence in remembrance to the the victims of the London Bridge terror attack prior to kickoff during the 2017 British & Irish Lions tour match between the Blues and the British & Irish Lions at Eden Park on June 7, 2017 in Auckland, New Zealand. (Photo by David Rogers/Getty Images)

The Lions clash with the Highlanders in the indoor Forsyth Barr stadium will be a fast-paced, high octane affair. With the Highlanders threatening to run the Lions off their feet, which head-to-head match ups will be key to the contest? Jonathan Joseph vs Malakai Fekitoa Jonathan Joseph had better have his side-step finely tuned. Malakai Fekitoa is, according to reports, …

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Watch: Garry Ringrose Fires Timely Reminder To Warren Gatland Of His Lions Credentials With Slick Conversion Against The USA

When Warren Gatland named his 41-man squad for British and Irish Lions tour of New Zealand, Leinster and Ireland star Garry Ringrose’s name was not among them, despite having name-checked by the coach as one to watch. The 22-year-old has had an incredible season, having burst into the Ireland senior ranks and quickly become the first choice outside centre for …

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Rhys Ruddock On New Players In Ireland Squad: They Are Ready

Kildare, Ireland May 2017; Ireland cpatain Rhys Ruddock during a squad press conference at Carton House, Maynooth, in Co. Kildare. (Photo By Matt Browne/Sportsfile via Getty Images)

It is a very important day for five Irish uncapped players in New Jersey against the USA on Saturday night. Captain Rhys Ruddock is looking forward to seeing the new players display their abilities to the world. The British and Irish Lions tour of New Zealand has allowed  Joe Schmidt to utilize the depths of Irish Rugby and he in …

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