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Lovell Rugby Interview Ospreys, Wales and British & Irish Lions Hooker Richard Hibbard (In assocation with X Blades)

Most players say that being part of a British & Irish Lions squad is the highlight of their playing career so what it must feel like to be part of a tour winning squad is above us. Welsh hooker Richard Hibbard can now say that he knows … Continue reading

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A Winning Look for the British & Irish Lions

16 years in the making and on their historic 125 Anniversary Tour of Australia, it was almost fate that the British & Irish Lions would emerge victorious in the deciding third Test against Australia on Saturday. To celebrate this magnificant occasion for world rugby, Lovell Rugby have … Continue reading

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Lovell Rugby’s 2013 Six Nations XV

The 2013 Six Nations came to an end at the weekend with Wales once again being crowned the champions. Their final game against England was a winner takes all affair and it was Rob Howley’s men who came away with the victory. Not many would have guessed … Continue reading

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Unleashed – The British & Irish Lions 2013 Replica Rugby Shirt

Ask any fan and they will be united in claiming that the ultimate accolade in world rugby is to pull on the famous Lions jersey. Something that money can’t buy and worn by true legends of the game over the years. Whilst we can’t put you in … Continue reading

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Recent History of the British & Irish Lions Shirt

With the 2013 shirt less than 24 hours away from being released, we thought we would have a look back at the shirts worn on the last four tours. The release of the shirt is now all part of the build-up to the tour and creates plenty of … Continue reading

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Lovell Rugby’s Rugby World Cup 2011 First XV

With the Rugby World Cup now over for another four years, it is time to look at back at the tournament and pick out the 15 players that have stood out in their position and those that would feature in our Rugby World Cup First XV. With … Continue reading

Henson Has No Intention Of Retiring

Gavin Henson has blasted back at rumours circulating that he is planning to retire. The Ospreys, Wales and Former British and Irish Lions centre is, at 27, in the prime of his career and retirement would have been a big surprise to many. Following a meeting with … Continue reading

British And Irish Lions Regain Pride Smashing Boks At Coca Cola Park

The British and Irish Lions notched their first win in eight Tests on Saturday, beating South Africa convincingly 28-9 at Coca Cola Park in Johannesburg. The Lions had been widely-tipped to fall flat on their faces in the third match, but played with the passion and energy … Continue reading

British And Irish Lions Vs Sprinboks 3rd Test Preview

With the Series already lost the British and Irish Lions are fighting for pride as they prepare for the 3rd Test Against the world champion Springboks in Johanesberg. The game in Ellis Park will have a slightly different look to it with both teams making changes to … Continue reading

British And Irish Lions VS Springboks 2nd Test Preview

The British and Irish Lions have made five changes to their starting line-up for Saturday’s second Test against the Springboks in Pretoria. Full-back Rob Kearney, wing Luke Fitzgerald, hooker Matthew Rees, prop Adam Jones and lock Simon Shaw all gain call-ups for a game the Lions must … Continue reading