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Rhys Webb Issues Warning To Conor Murray As Battle For Lions Starting Jersey Rages

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There has been much talk in recent days surrounding scrum-halves in the Lions squad. As Ben Youngs withdrew from the squad due to family reasons, Greig Laidlaw received a call-up. The Scottish captain pipped Danny Care and Gareth Davies to the spot, and Warren Gatland has a full complement of scrum-halves once again. However, the Scottish captain is seen by most as …

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Greig Laidlaw Called Up To Lions Squad To Replace Ben Youngs


Greig Laidlaw has received a call-up to the Lions squad for the tour to New Zealand. The Scottish scrum-half was omitted from Warren Gatland’s original 41-man squad, but due to Ben Young’s withdrawal, the Gloucester star has received a call-up. A Lions statement revealed their condolences to the Youngs family after it emerged that the wife of Tom is terminally …

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The Lions Outcast XV

With Warren Gatland today naming his Lions squad to tour New Zealand this summer, there were of course many, many big name players who have not made the cut. We put together a XV made up of those players who missed out on selection this time around. 1) Rob Evans There is a tremendous amount of talent in the Lions …

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Scotland and Lions’ Chris Cusiter: “New Zealand Was The Hardest Tour In Living Memory”

Chris Cusiter speaks exclusively to Pundit Arena about touring New Zealand, Scotland and the Lions. When Chris Cusiter is asked what are the proudest moments of his career, he is unequivocal: “Getting capped for Scotland was my dream growing up, and getting picked for the Lions a year later was unexpected; it was an amazing experience.” In many ways, 2017 …

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