Lions jet off on tour

Sam Warburton will captain the Lions for their Credit: WRU

The Lions are setting off for their tour of Hong Kong and Australia. Warren Gatland named 15 Welsh players in his 37-man squad including captain Sam Warburton. The tour kicks off on Saturday when the Lions take on the Barbarians at the Hong Kong Stadium.

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Gatland names Lions team

Coach Warren Gatland has named nine Welsh players in his Lions team to face the Barbarians in Hong Kong, with another two on the bench.