George North

North: Preparation Key For Lions Against All Blacks

Oliver Pickup | Posted 02.05.2017 | UK Sport
Oliver Pickup

Realistically, can the British and Irish Lions triumph in New Zealand this summer against the mighty All Blacks, the reigning back-to-back world champions and rugby union's perennial number-one-ranked team - and on their own patch, to boot?

George North Prepares To Power Wales And Lions To Glory

Oliver Pickup | Posted 01.02.2017 | UK Sport
Oliver Pickup

A Six Nations Championship on the eve of a British and Irish Lions campaign always fizzes with more intensity than usual. Players push themselves to the very limit of their athletic abilities in a bid to impress the selectors and gain a coveted place on the aeroplane for a tour which, for most, is a once-in-a-lifetime experience, and the pinnacle of their rugby career.

The First Day of the Rest of My Life

Tom May | Posted 14.07.2016 | UK Sport
Tom May

Six weeks ago, I played my last professional game of rugby. The chapter of my life that started with my debut at Newcastle at the age of 19, ended at 36 in Oxford with the final shrill of a referee's whistle. Just like that, Tom May, London Welsh captain became Tom May former rugby player. So what now?

Wallabies Slip Up

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 22.06.2013 | UK Sport

The British and Irish Lions narrowly defeated Australia 23-21 after Kurtley Beale missed a last-minute penalty in an absorbing first Test match in Bri...

Lions Demolish Combined Country - (PICTURES)

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 11.06.2013 | UK Sport

The British and Irish Lions demolished Combined Country 64-0 in Newcastle to maintain their 100% record. Alex Cuthbert opened the scoring in only t...

Lions Will Need More Than Power For Series Victory

Abdullah Mahmood | Posted 28.06.2013 | UK Sport
Abdullah Mahmood

We can all but guarantee that Wales will dominate the make-up of the squad. Best team in the Northern Hemisphere for the last two years and could you imagine Warren Gatland going back to Wales in the Autumn having left most of them on tour to Japan?

'Well Done Son!'

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 12.02.2013 | UK Sport

The pitch invader who mobbed George North during Wales' RBS Six Nations victory against France was the winger's father, David. North had just score...