# British and Irish Lions

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# Lions
Lions could face combined Australia-New Zealand team as part of 2025 tour
Discussions are under way to add a fourth Test against an Anzac XV, according to Rugby Australia chief Hamish McLennan.
# unaffected
Wales' Liam Williams brushes off ‘internet trolls’
The star was targeted following news of his Scarlets exit.
Former Wales and Lions hooker Richard Hibbard retires at 38
Hibbard featured in all three Tests during the British and Irish Lions series win in Australia in 2013.
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# weather the storm
Ireland braced for Japan's 'shock factor' - Henderson
The Ulster lock also discussed his criticism of Lions head coach Warren Gatland.
# more to come
'He doesn't want that to be the peak of his career' - Aki determined to build on Lions experience
The centre is in line to feature against Munster this weekend.
# Mr Motivator
'He always gets us there emotionally' – Kolisi praises Nienaber after series success
Meanwhile the South Africa head coach said he couldn’t watch Morné Steyn’s match-winning penalty.
South Africa v British & Irish Lions, third Test
Relive all the action from the final Test of the series as it happened.
# All Square
'We had a proper review, it was a tough week' - Nienaber praises his players after week of off-field controversy
The South Africa head coach said his squad had not been distracted by the Rassie Erasmus video released ahead of the second Test.
South Africa v British and Irish Lions, second Test
Relive all the action as it happened in Cape Town.
# Team news
Springboks make three changes for second Test against British and Irish Lions
Steven Kitshoff, Frans Malherbe and Jasper Wiese all come into the starting team.
# win some lose some
'I 100% agree with the TMO call' - Springboks refuse to lay blame with officials
Jacques Nienaber said he had no complaints despite seeing his team fall on the wrong side of a number of tight calls.
# William Hill
The Lions need to get creative: Talking points ahead of Saturday's first Test with South Africa
Warren Gatland’s side take on the Springboks in Cape Town this weekend.
South Africa A v British & Irish Lions
Relive all the action from the Lions meeting with a strong South Africa A selection in Cape Town.
# Disruption
'We're not where we were compared to 2019' - Coach's concern for Springboks
Mzwandile Stick also spoke of the squad’s desire to offer the people of South Africa hope amid ongoing rioting in the country.
# rematch
Erasmus will 'beg' for Lions to play second South Africa A game this weekend
The Springboks director of rugby believes the Lions should scrap their planned fixture against the Stormers.
# going big
South Africa A team packed with World Cup winners for midweek Lions clash
Faf de Klerk, Cheslin Kolbe, Eben Etzebeth and Damian de Allende are among the Springbok stars in the starting team.
# day to remember
Marcus Smith pilots England to win over Canada before winning Lions call-up
The player’s madcap month took another remarkable twist.
Sharks v British and Irish Lions
Relive all the action as it happened at the Lotus Versfeld.
# Late Changes
Lions lose Itoje and Russell for Sharks game, Aki added to replacements
Courtney Lawes will start in place of his England teammate Itoje.
Sharks v British & Irish Lions
Follow all the action as it happens in Johannesburg.
# mane man
'Conor is a competitor, he has an edge about him'
Even those who know Conor Murray well were surprised by Warren Gatland’s decision to make the scrum-half Lions captain.
# making his mark
Four-try Adams takes another step towards cementing his place in Lions Test team
The Wales winger has made a big impression across the Lions’ opening two games.
# Watson
'It's like somebody winds him up before the game and just lets him go'
Scotland flanker Hamish Watson delivered an all-action performance for the Lions on Saturday.
# Two from two
Gatland provides update on Henshaw, outlines Lions' room for improvement
The Lions head coach also admitted he hopes his team will face some stiffer tests in the weeks ahead.
# One Way Traffic
Josh Adams bags four tries as Gatland's tourists put 50 points on Sigma Lions
The British and Irish Lions showed some real flashes of quality in Johannesburg.
# ready to roar
Lions have opportunity to ease themselves into tour against South African namesakes
The Gauteng Lions could be in for a difficult evening against an experienced touring team.
# Support
'No better man' - O'Mahony backs Murray to step up as Lions captain
O’Mahony led the Lions in the first Test against New Zealand in 2017.
British and Irish Lions v Japan
All the action as is happened as the Lions got off to a winning start in Murrayfield.
# the wait is over
After their World Cup heroics, Japan finally make a welcome return to the Test stage
After a difficult year, the Brave Blossoms are looking to make a big impression against the Lions.
# Older and wiser
'Four years ago I was 24 and had played very few games of rugby'
Tadhg Furlong is ready to embrace the challenge of his second Lions tour.
# Determined
'No one is here to make up the numbers' - Price aiming to make presence felt with Lions
Scotland scrum-half Ali Price is on his first Lions tour.
# first day in camp
Lions settle into Jersey training camp ahead of a tour like no other
The Lions had their first day of training in Jersey on Monday.
# late addition
Ireland's Ronan Kelleher called to train with Lions
A statement added that while the Leinster player will train with the squad this week, he has not been formally added to the 37-man touring squad.
# keen to impress
'I’m proud of what I’ve done, but there’s still so much more to be achieved'
Hugo Keenan is looking forward to a big summer of rugby, whether with Ireland or the Lions.
# still in the mix
'That stand-by list is going to play a vital role' – McBryde's Lions message to Leinster players
McBryde will be part of Warren Gatland’s coaching team in South Africa.
# Older and wiser
'I know how to approach it' - 2017 experience has Henshaw ready to make his mark with Lions
The Leinster centre is determined to make his presence felt in South Africa.
# Cheese
'He's probably been the form lock in the northern hemisphere over the last couple of seasons'
Leo Cullen was full of praise for James Ryan after the lock’s excellent display against Ulster.
# Signed Up
'I'm very happy where I am' - Furlong plays down concerns over length of new contract
The tighthead finally agreed a new deal with the IRFU this week.
# Honest
'It's been tough. It means so much to me' - Emotional Kyle Sinckler discusses Lions omission
The England prop was surprisingly left out of Warren Gatland’s 37-man squad.
# Tough Calls
It's easy to see the sense in Gatland's side of the Sexton debate
The Ireland captain has paid the price for a frustrating run of injuries.