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The “I Can’t Believe They Were Picked By The Lions” XV

Melbourne Rebels v British & Irish Lions

Every four years we are told how special it is to be selected by the Lions and how those players rank among a unique few to have worn the famous red jersey. However, thanks to overeager broadcasters replaying tapes of hair-raising speeches and famous tries, so much of what made the Lions extraordinary is becoming mundane. In fact, the mythology once associated …

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By Numbers: Harlequins In The Premiership

Harlequins won the Premiership for the first time in their history back in 2012, but their time in the league has been as patchwork in nature as their kit. The multi-coloured advocates of expansive English rugby certainly throw up a few surprises as we look at the statistics. Team Records Biggest win: 52-0 against London Welsh at The Stoop on …

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