Tag Archives: British and Irish Lions

O’leary injury opens Lions scrum half chase

Here at Lovell Rugby we have had a look at the Front runners for the replacement scrum half position for the British and Irish Lions tour of South Africa after the unfortunate ankle injury suffered by Munster’s and Ireland’s Tomas O’leary. The Irish scrum half was one … Continue reading

Sackey Ruled out for England Summer Tour Of Argentina

England wing Paul Sackey has been ruled out of the summer tour to Argentina due to a broken leg. The Wasps finisher aggravated an injury two weeks ago playing against Bristol and a scan has revealed he faces a lengthy spell on the sidelines. “I have broken … Continue reading

Official British and Irish Lions Touring Squad For Tour of South Africa 2009

Following on from our last blog article in which we chose our own British and Irish Lions Squad, the official Lions squad for this years tour to South Africa has now been announced as follows: Backs: Lee Byrne, Rob Kearney, Shane Williams, Lee Halfpenny, Ugo Monye, Luke Fitzgerald, Tommy Bowe, Tom Shanklin, Jamie … Continue reading

Lovell Rugby’s British and Irish Lions touring Squad to South Africa 2009

With upcoming announcement of this years British and Irish Lions touring squad (announced next Thursday 23rd at 1pm GMT) we have been hard at work selecting a squad with form players and players with the potential to star on the tour. The key to our selections was choosing … Continue reading

Lee Byrne winning fitness battle

Wales full-back Lee Byrne insists he will be fit to face Scotland on February 8 despite missing Ospreys‘ Heineken Cup clash with Leicester at the weekend. Byrne picked up an ankle injury against Perpignan two weeks ago, but said sitting out the Leicester game was little more … Continue reading

Win a trip to see the British and Irish Lions in action at the 2nd Lions Test Match

Lovell Rugby, in association with Sporting Events Global, are giving you the chance to WIN a trip of a lifetime to see the British and Irish Lions in South Africa. This amazing prize giveaway worth over £3,500 consists of two tickets to see the Lions v South Africa … Continue reading

New British and Irish Lions Dedicated Rugby News and Information Website

To coincide with the launch of the 2009 British and Irish Lions Tour to South Africa Rugby clothing range, Lovell Rugby has launched a dedicated Lions Rugby Website and Blog.  The Birtish-Lions.co.uk website features rugby news and information on all aspects of the 2009 Tour to South … Continue reading

Adidas unveils the new British and Irish Lions Tour to South Africa 2009 Replica Rugby Clothing Range

Adidas have today released images for the upcoming Launch of the British and Irish Lions Replica Rugby Shirt and clothing range. The range, which is to be used during the British and Irish Lions Tour to South Africa in June 2009, includes Replica Rugby Shirts, Training Rugby Shirts, … Continue reading