Warburton 'incredibly disappointed' by injury

Sam Warburton picked up an injury in Saturday's second test against the Wallabies Credit: David Davies/PA Wire

Sam Warburton stayed in Melbourne, after Saturday's defeat against the Wallabies, to undergo a scan on his leg.

The Lions have now confirmed that he suffered a 'significant tear in his left hamstring.'

He will remain with the tour party, but will not play in the final test.

Warburton said: "It is incredibly disappointing to be ruled out of the tour through injury as we head to Sydney for the deciding match.

"I wish the team all the best and hope I can play some part in the build up this week. I am confident that the boys can finish the job off and secure the series win."


Lions get heroes welcome home

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