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News: - July

Brian O'Driscoll

03 July 2013

O'Driscoll omitted for series decider

Ireland centre Brian O’Driscoll has been dropped from the British and Irish Lions side to play Australia in the series decider at Sydney’s ANZ Stadium on Saturday, with England’s Alex Corbisiero returning to a team that has undergone six changes

Matthew Carley

03 July 2013

Matthew Carley appointed Trainee Full Time Referee

Referee Matthew Carley has been appointed by the RFU as a Trainee Full Time Referee role and joins from August 1

Alex Corbisiero

02 July 2013

VIDEO – Irvine optimistic over trio's return

British and Irish Lions tour manager Andy Irvine is hopeful that Alex Corbisiero, Jamie Roberts and Mike Phillips will be all available for selection ahead of the deciding third Test against Australia in Sydney

James Horwill

02 July 2013

Horwill cleared to play in deciding Lions Test

Australia captain James Horwill has been cleared to play in Saturday's deciding Test against the British and Irish Lions in Sydney

Richard Cockerill

02 July 2013

Richard Cockerill suspended for nine matches

Richard Cockerill, the Leicester Tigers director of rugby, was suspended for nine matches when he appeared before a Rugby Football Union disciplinary panel in Coventry this evening