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#Lions 2013

# lions-2013 - Saturday 10 June, 2017

'It feels scary how quickly it’s come around, four years has gone like that'
# Big Man
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# Big Man

'It feels scary how quickly it’s come around, four years has gone like that'

Jun 10th 2017, 1:00 AM 10,503 Views 11 Comments

George North is hoping to make a similar impact on the Lions tour this time around.

# lions-2013 - Tuesday 24 December, 2013

9 moments that defined the Lions’ series win against Australia
# Jawdroppers
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# Jawdroppers

9 moments that defined the Lions’ series win against Australia

Dec 24th 2013, 11:00 PM 7,475 Views 9 Comments

From George North’s wonder try to Kurtley’s slip, BO’D getting dropped and a dig-out from our favourite French referee.

# lions-2013 - Monday 11 November, 2013

Sexton and Briggs scoop player of the year gong
# Award
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# Award

Sexton and Briggs scoop player of the year gong

Nov 11th 2013, 8:00 PM 5,497 Views 2 Comments

The trophy-lifting goal-kickers are the toast of the Guinness Irish rugby writers tonight.

# lions-2013 - Thursday 24 October, 2013

Keith Wood’s a Mé Féiner, he let himself down with Lions criticism — Gatland
# OLD WOUNDS
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# OLD WOUNDS

Keith Wood’s a Mé Féiner, he let himself down with Lions criticism — Gatland

Oct 24th 2013, 5:00 PM 33,693 Views 56 Comments

The Wales and Lions coach says he will be on the Late Late Show tomorrow to talk about all things BOD.

# lions-2013 - Wednesday 23 October, 2013

Tarnished James O'Connor winging his way to Europe
# Golden Boy
From The42
# Golden Boy

Tarnished James O'Connor winging his way to Europe

Oct 23rd 2013, 8:45 AM 8,549 Views 20 Comments

London Irish are being linked with the young back who lost out on a central contract in Australia last month.

# lions-2013 - Friday 11 October, 2013

Eight stand-out moments from our first glimpse of the Lions Raw documentary
# Fly On The Wall
From The42
# Fly On The Wall

Eight stand-out moments from our first glimpse of the Lions Raw documentary

Oct 11th 2013, 12:08 AM 8,289 Views 11 Comments

Aside from Paulie looking class in a BaaBaas jersey.

# lions-2013 - Thursday 10 October, 2013

Ryan backs Leinster teammate O’Brien to show his claws against Tipuric
# Lion Taming
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# Lion Taming

Ryan backs Leinster teammate O’Brien to show his claws against Tipuric

Oct 10th 2013, 6:00 PM 2,863 Views 0 Comments

The flanker hit the 50-cap mark for his province last weekend and hopes to make it 51 against Ospreys.

# lions-2013 - Tuesday 24 September, 2013

Teaser: Here's the first trailer for the 'Lions Raw' documentary
# Fly On The Wall
From The42
# Fly On The Wall

Teaser: Here's the first trailer for the 'Lions Raw' documentary

Sep 24th 2013, 5:12 PM 7,263 Views 7 Comments

When Paulie tells you to get off the bus, you get off the bus.

# lions-2013 - Friday 20 September, 2013

Lions trailer features unseen footage of Zebo’s captaincy phone call to Rob Penney
# Lions Raw
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# Lions Raw

Lions trailer features unseen footage of Zebo’s captaincy phone call to Rob Penney

Sep 20th 2013, 10:30 AM 16,413 Views 11 Comments

If this is anything to go by, the new Lions documentary will be awesome.

# lions-2013 - Thursday 19 September, 2013

Ian Madigan to test fullback skills against lethal Lion Stuart Hogg
# Pro12
From The42
# Pro12

Ian Madigan to test fullback skills against lethal Lion Stuart Hogg

Sep 19th 2013, 6:27 PM 2,914 Views 9 Comments

The Scot will start at fullback for Glasgow Warriors as the entertain Leinster at Scotstoun tomorrow.

# lions-2013 - Wednesday 18 September, 2013

Tuilagi's Irish teammate calls Cameron bunny ears prank a 'brain fart'
# Bunnygate
From The42
# Bunnygate

Tuilagi's Irish teammate calls Cameron bunny ears prank a 'brain fart'

Sep 18th 2013, 3:56 PM 4,504 Views 6 Comments

“He’s a very funny fella and was just trying to have a laugh,” said Leicester Tigers’ Niall Morris.

# lions-2013 - Tuesday 17 September, 2013

Brian O'Driscoll and Amy Huberman guests of honour at 10 Downing Street
# Downing Out
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# Downing Out

Brian O'Driscoll and Amy Huberman guests of honour at 10 Downing Street

Sep 17th 2013, 7:10 AM 5,986 Views 22 Comments

A sign of times to come? The BOD for President campaign begins now.

# lions-2013 - Thursday 5 September, 2013

O'Driscoll admits Gatland resentment after Lions axing 'kick in the guts'
# Collateral Damage
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# Collateral Damage

O'Driscoll admits Gatland resentment after Lions axing 'kick in the guts'

Sep 5th 2013, 8:01 PM 15,752 Views 80 Comments

The centre revealed he was not aware he had been dropped from the matchday 23 until it was read out to the whole squad.

Brian O’Driscoll: ‘Is Warren Gatland on the Christmas card list? Unlikely’
# Resentment
From The42
# Resentment

Brian O’Driscoll: ‘Is Warren Gatland on the Christmas card list? Unlikely’

Sep 5th 2013, 4:49 PM 14,254 Views 48 Comments

The Leinster and Ireland centre opened up to Sky Sports about his “resentment” towards Lions coach Warren Gatland.

# lions-2013 - Friday 30 August, 2013

Introducing the Leinster winger charged with stopping George North tonight
# Supersize Me
From The42
# Supersize Me

Introducing the Leinster winger charged with stopping George North tonight

Aug 30th 2013, 1:55 PM 5,780 Views 8 Comments

Darragh Fanning’s coach at St Mary’s has predicted a bright future for the Dublin winger.

# lions-2013 - Thursday 29 August, 2013

Lions star George North gets Saints start against Leinster
# Furious George
From The42
# Furious George

Lions star George North gets Saints start against Leinster

Aug 29th 2013, 9:19 PM 3,732 Views 3 Comments

The Welsh winger has been named in a strong Northampton side for the Friday night clash in Donnybrook.

# lions-2013 - Wednesday 14 August, 2013

Tommy Bowe to have exploratory surgery on injured wrist
# Wounded Lion
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# Wounded Lion

Tommy Bowe to have exploratory surgery on injured wrist

Aug 14th 2013, 1:43 PM 2,011 Views 7 Comments

While Ulster are refusing to put a timescale of Bowe’s return, he may not play again until October.

# lions-2013 - Friday 2 August, 2013

Lions tour leaves Australia rolling in €100 million windfall
# Wallaby Wonga
From The42
# Wallaby Wonga

Lions tour leaves Australia rolling in €100 million windfall

Aug 2nd 2013, 8:54 AM 4,505 Views 4 Comments

Who said there was no place in the modern game for tours like this?

# lions-2013 - Monday 29 July, 2013

Lions Tour movie, featuring stunning BO'D twist, set for August release
# Blockbuster
From The42
# Blockbuster

Lions Tour movie, featuring stunning BO'D twist, set for August release

Jul 29th 2013, 3:24 PM 6,455 Views 10 Comments

The movie, featuring numerous George North highlights, will be released on 5 August.

# lions-2013 - Thursday 11 July, 2013

10 things we learned from POC and T-Bowe's big interview today
# Friendly Chat
From The42
# Friendly Chat

10 things we learned from POC and T-Bowe's big interview today

Jul 11th 2013, 1:32 PM 12,680 Views 0 Comments

Paulie has an eye on 2015 while Bowe maintains innocence over that chance LFL beach encounter.

Axing BO’D the wrong decision and took the gloss off Lions win – O’Connell
# Voice Of Reason
From The42
# Voice Of Reason

Axing BO’D the wrong decision and took the gloss off Lions win – O’Connell

Jul 11th 2013, 12:00 PM 20,855 Views 61 Comments

“Brian would have been one of the best players on the pitch. That’s just the way it is.”

# lions-2013 - Wednesday 10 July, 2013

Big 6 Nations game against Wales for Irish lads dropped on Lions Tour - Jonny Sexton
# New START
From The42
# New START

Big 6 Nations game against Wales for Irish lads dropped on Lions Tour - Jonny Sexton

Jul 10th 2013, 6:17 PM 8,370 Views 5 Comments

The Ireland outhalf has also targeted another Lions series win, against New Zealand, in 2017.

Simon Zebo asked Rob Penney to make him Munster captain
# Prank Call
From The42
# Prank Call

Simon Zebo asked Rob Penney to make him Munster captain

Jul 10th 2013, 5:10 PM 21,423 Views 4 Comments

We can imagine Penney was chuffed to take the surprise phone call.

Sean O'Brien: Lions victory 'top of the pile' but Irish success comes first
# Lions 2013
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# Lions 2013

Sean O'Brien: Lions victory 'top of the pile' but Irish success comes first

Jul 10th 2013, 3:00 PM 11,718 Views 15 Comments

The Leinster flanker has a spot of farming, then celebrating, to do when he gets home to Carlow.

In pics: Weary Irish Lions arrive back to hot and hectic Dublin Airport
# End Of Season
From The42
# End Of Season

In pics: Weary Irish Lions arrive back to hot and hectic Dublin Airport

Jul 10th 2013, 1:15 PM 7,181 Views 0 Comments

Welcome home, you magnificent series winners.

No comment from O'Driscoll or Heaslip as Irish Lions welcomed home
# Hero's Welcome
From The42
# Hero's Welcome

No comment from O'Driscoll or Heaslip as Irish Lions welcomed home

Jul 10th 2013, 1:07 PM 8,108 Views 1 Comment

Sean O’Brien and Jonny Sexton carried out their final press duties on a long 2012/13 season.

# lions-2013 - Monday 8 July, 2013

What was your favourite try from this year’s Lions tour?
# Lions 2013
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# Lions 2013

What was your favourite try from this year’s Lions tour?

Jul 8th 2013, 9:00 PM 7,585 Views 15 Comments

Here’s 12 of the finest scores from the past six weeks down under.

Here's the tastiest Lions victory ad of them all
# BBQ SEASON
From The42
# BBQ SEASON

Here's the tastiest Lions victory ad of them all

Jul 8th 2013, 3:37 PM 5,580 Views 12 Comments

Unless you’re Australian, vegetarian or something weird like that.

6 Lions players that enhanced their reputation Down Under
# Series Winners
From The42
# Series Winners

6 Lions players that enhanced their reputation Down Under

Jul 8th 2013, 3:00 PM 26,795 Views 71 Comments

Many of the tourists arrived with big reputations, some fly back as genuine Lions legends.

11 things to do now the rugby season is over
# Cool Off
From The42
# Cool Off

11 things to do now the rugby season is over

Jul 8th 2013, 12:44 PM 5,778 Views 0 Comments

There’s an oval shaped hole in your life. We know. Here’s a few suggestions to get over the difficult six weeks of summer.

Losing Wallabies coach Robbie Deans: OUT. Ewen McKenzie: IN.
# Game Over
From The42
# Game Over

Losing Wallabies coach Robbie Deans: OUT. Ewen McKenzie: IN.

Jul 8th 2013, 11:30 AM 2,271 Views 0 Comments

The Australian Rugby Union are expected to confirm the news on Tuesday but you can’t keep a good story down.

Check out this cool timelapse video of the Lions' stunning Third Test win
# Rapid Glory
From The42
# Rapid Glory

Check out this cool timelapse video of the Lions' stunning Third Test win

Jul 8th 2013, 10:57 AM 3,087 Views 2 Comments

Take four minutes out of your day to re-live the series-winning game in high speed.

# lions-2013 - Sunday 7 July, 2013

Sean O'Brien singing Mumford And Sons in Sydney's Cock and Bull
# Yeow!
From The42
# Yeow!

Sean O'Brien singing Mumford And Sons in Sydney's Cock and Bull

Jul 7th 2013, 7:51 PM 12,371 Views 0 Comments

The Tullow Tank was celebrating the Lions’ series win down under.

Four more years? Gatland won't rule out another Lions tour
# Homeward Bound
From The42
# Homeward Bound

Four more years? Gatland won't rule out another Lions tour

Jul 7th 2013, 10:46 AM 3,560 Views 14 Comments

Would you like to see the coach lead the Lions to New Zealand in 2017?

Things escalated quickly at the Lions' victory party last night
# Hogg Tied
From The42
# Hogg Tied

Things escalated quickly at the Lions' victory party last night

Jul 7th 2013, 9:28 AM 13,047 Views 2 Comments

Stuart Hogg wore nothing but his Speedos and Owen Farrell threw a trident.

How the Irish Lions rated on their series-winning tour to Australia
# Smiling Irish
From The42
# Smiling Irish

How the Irish Lions rated on their series-winning tour to Australia

Jul 7th 2013, 8:00 AM 19,742 Views 31 Comments

We assess which Irish players had the most impact on the Lions’ first series win since 1997.

Lions skipper Jones pays tribute to iconic Halfpenny after Test masterclass
# Perfect Leigh
From The42
# Perfect Leigh

Lions skipper Jones pays tribute to iconic Halfpenny after Test masterclass

Jul 7th 2013, 7:10 AM 2,279 Views 1 Comment

The Welsh fullback won the Player of the Series.

# lions-2013 - Saturday 6 July, 2013

BO'D and Foxy Davies are best buddies but Gatland has a new favourite
# Drinking Buddies
From The42
# Drinking Buddies

BO'D and Foxy Davies are best buddies but Gatland has a new favourite

Jul 6th 2013, 9:20 PM 12,848 Views 0 Comments

The Kiwi declared Alex Corbisiero was his man of the match. He had a good point.

Champagne, James Bond and 'Las Vegas baby'! Victorious Lions party in style
# Victory Tweets
From The42
# Victory Tweets

Champagne, James Bond and 'Las Vegas baby'! Victorious Lions party in style

Jul 6th 2013, 5:11 PM 11,114 Views 0 Comments

Winning a Lions series and making plans to tear it up in Sydney was not enough to keep eight Lions offline.

Feast your eyes on the Lions' series-clinching victory over Australia
# Highlights
From The42
# Highlights

Feast your eyes on the Lions' series-clinching victory over Australia

Jul 6th 2013, 4:35 PM 3,608 Views 0 Comments

Hot and fresh out of the YouTube kitchen.

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