Home Tag Archives: British And Irish Lions captain

Tag Archives: British And Irish Lions captain

The Top Four Candidates Right Now For 2021 Lions Captaincy

There’s much debate at present about future Lions tours even occurring due to increased demands on players and domestic competition dates.  However, assuming the 2021 Lions will tour South Africa, as per recent tour cycles, who will lead them on this next venture? Here are four candidates who toured New Zealand this summer. ________ 4. Peter O’Mahony Peter O’Mahony captained …

Read More »

Shane Horgan Backs Conor Murray For Lions Captaincy

Former Ireland and Lions wingers Shane Horgan has backed Munster scrum-half Conor Murray to captain next year’s British & Irish Lions tour of New Zealand after a stellar 2016 with both Munster and Ireland. Murray, who was a tourist in 2013 on the Lions tour of Australia, has been in outstanding form for Munster over the last few weeks and …

Read More »

Farrell Backs Best To Lead British & Irish Lions

Ireland assistant coach Andy Farrell has backed Ireland captain Rory Best to skipper the British and Irish Lions on next year’s tour of New Zealand. Farrell joined Ireland as a defence coach in January but insists that Best’s performances for Ireland should put him in contention to captain the 2017 Lions tour of New Zealand. “There’s no doubt that he’s a contender …

Read More »