Following the Lions' loss to New Zealand in the opening match of their three-Test series against the world champions, there was one undeniable factor: the tourists were overcome physically by their opponents.
How to solve a problem like the All Blacks. Whatever the solution - if there even is one - it seems likely to involve extended periods of tank-emptying effort. Certainly, the areas in which many predicted the Lions would dominate became…
All Blacks boss Steve Hansen today branded Warren Gatland as "predictable" and "desperate" after his Lions counterpart accused the world champions of a dangerous approach to shutting down scrum‑half Conor Murray.
Jamie Murray admitted it was "nice" to win a Queen's Club title despite his brother's shock exit from the tournament this week after the 31-year-old and Bruno Soares became the 2017 men's doubles champions.
Spanish veteran Feliciano Lopez claimed the biggest title of his long career when he battled back to beat Marin Cilic 4-6 7-6(2) 7-6(8) in a nerve-wracking final of the Aegon Championships at Queen's Club on Sunday.