Rugby Nation Down Under Special 3

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VIDEO BLOG: Melbourne Week

What a week in Melbourne! A great city with lots to do and the Sea of Red came out in force. Unfortunately after a dominant display against the Rebels the Lions could not secure the series in another nail biting finish. The Venatour supporters were out in full voice and I’ve almost got them all…

VIDEO BLOG : LIONS FIRST TEST

What a night at the Suncorp Stadium in Brisbane. It was a Test match that had plenty of incident – even by half time. All of the Lions fans were so excited and the atmosphere was electric. In contrast to the ‘Sea of Red’ of 2001, the Australians came out in force too, helped by…

BLOG: First Test Here We Come!

George North is fit ! The thoughts of all Lions supporters we’ve met so far in Surfers Paradise suggest that this was the key news they were all awaiting. It’s a timely return for the Wales wing in the wake of the Brumbies defeat midweek and the injury concerns to other key players. There was…

BLOG 4: Conspiracy Theories

So on we go unbeaten. The Lions continue to sweep their way across Australia with a hard fought win over the Reds but then a veritable ‘team run’ against the Combined NSW-QLD Country XV in Newcastle. The Reds game was a true test for the first 20 minutes and then for the conditions and the…

BLOG2: Game 1 to Game 2

Hong Kong mission accomplished. As disappointing as the Barbarians were this was an emphatic performance from Warren Gatland’s Lions and a first outing that will please him and his coaching team immensely. The professionalism and enthusiasm shown from the start to the finish of the Hong Kong week from this Lions set up has given…