Conor Murray

Gatland seeks Murray protection

Warren Gatland will ask the referees to clamp down on the All Blacks' "dangerous" harassment of Conor Murray's kicking game.

Jonathan Joseph

Joseph prepared to take wing role

Jonathan Joseph has insisted he would be "comfortable" on the wing in the British and Irish Lions' Test series.

Rory Best

Best to lead Lions v Hurricanes

Rory Best will captain the British and Irish Lions in Tuesday's Hurricanes clash.

Rieko Ioane crosses for the first of his two tries

Lions well beaten in opening Test

New Zealand won a pulsating first Test in emphatic fashion, beating the British and Irish Lions 30-15 at Eden Park.

Steve Hansen shakes hands with Warren Gatland after the 30-15 win for the All Blacks

Hansen: We won the forward battle

Steve Hansen took a swipe at the British and Irish Lions' bid to become the world's best forward pack after the All Blacks' muscular first Test victory.

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Abingdon

Sunday's racing preview

Pontefract stages a fine card to shake off the post-Royal Ascot blues and Chris Wilson has previewed the pick of the action.

Landofhopeandglory (right) should be backed at Kilbeggan

Ben Linfoot's daily nap

Ben Linfoot's daily nap runs at Kilbeggan on Monday - check out our man's selection.

William Haggas

Mal Boyle's Stat Attack

William Haggas endured a disappointing Royal Ascot but could be worth watching at Pontefract today says Mal Boyle.

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