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Warren Gatland On His Shock Sacking As Ireland Head Coach

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There is no disputing that Warren Gatland is one of the best rugby coaches in the world at the moment. The New Zealand native led Wales to four Six Nations titles, including three Grand Slams, and to two Rugby World Cup semi-final appearances during his 12-year stint in the country. It’s that record that has seen him chosen to coach …

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Poll: Vote For Your 2021 British & Irish Lions Tour Captain

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Former British and Irish Lions captain Martin Johnson caused a stir earlier this week when he suggested that Alun Wyn Jones is still a major candidate to lead the side during their tour of South Africa next year. Warren Gatland will coach the Lions for a third series in a row following their victorious tour of Australia in 2013 before …

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Gatland Eyes All Blacks Lions Decider Ahead Of Springboks Tour

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British and Irish Lions head coach Warren Gatland would like to see his side face off against the All Blacks next year before they travel to South Africa to take on the Springboks in a three-Test tour.  The match would be billed as a “decider” after the Lions secured a dramatic series draw against the All Blacks during the 2017 …

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Ronan O’Gara Praises Warren Gatland’s Impact With Wales

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Ronan O’Gara has praised the impact Warren Gatland had on the Wales rugby team and the sport in the country. Gatland led Wales to four Six Nations championships during his 12 years as head coach. On their day under him, Wales were a match for any side in the world. Gatland The Kiwi helped make them one of the most …

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Lions Confirm Fixtures For 2021 South Africa Tour

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The fixture details for the British and Irish Lions tour of South Africa in 2021 have been confirmed this morning.  The tour in 2021 will involved eight games which will take place between July 8 and August 7. The Lions’ first match will be against Super Rugby side the Stormers on July 8 before taking on a South African invitational …

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“Egos Would Get The Better Of Ireland” – Gatland On Ireland’s World Cup

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Warren Gatland believes that Ireland’s ego was one of the contributing factors to their downfall in 2019 which ultimately culminated in another quarter-final exit at the World Cup.  The former Wales head coach was speaking to Off The Ball during the promotion of his new autobiography, ‘Pride and Passion’. On Ireland’s disappointing World Cup, Gatland first offered the opinion that …

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Warren Gatland Thinks England May Have Peaked Too Early

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Warren Gatland admits that he was highly impressed with England’s performance as they dethroned the All Blacks in Saturday’s World Cup semi-final.  Gatland will have to contend with a third-place playoff against Steve Hansen’s side next Friday but when quizzed on what he thinks will happen during Saturday’s final, the Wales head coach suggested that Eddie Jones’ side may have …

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