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Wednesday 22 January 2020

O'Connell is the Lion King

Munster lock Paul O'Connell and former Ireland international captain Brian O'Driscoll are among nine Irish players named in Warren Gatland's Lions squad for their tour of Australia. It is O'Connell's third tour and O'Driscoll's fourth. "It's great to have that sort of experience on tour," said Lions captain Sam Warburton, who admits that he will be leaning heavily on their experience. Full Reports: Pages 2, 3 & Sport

Munster lock Paul O'Connell and former Ireland international captain Brian O'Driscoll are among nine Irish players named in Warren Gatland's Lions squad for their tour of Australia. It is O'Connell's third tour and O'Driscoll's fourth. "It's great to have that sort of experience on tour," said Lions captain Sam Warburton, who admits that he will be leaning heavily on their experience. Full Reports: Pages 2, 3 & Sport

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