Ospreys Rugby are thrilled to learn that 6 players have now been selected from Ospreylia to represent the British & Irish Lions in South Africa this summer...
Ospreys Rugby are thrilled to learn that 6 players have now been selected from Ospreylia to represent the British & Irish Lions in South Africa this summer... With the announcement made live only a few moments ago by Ian McGeechan, the British & Irish Lions coach, Ospreys Rugby would like to congratulate the following players on their inclusion in the squad:
- Lee Byrne
- Shane Williams
- Tommy Bowe
- Mike Phillips
- Alun-Wyn Jones
- Adam Jones
The Lions 37 man squad has been confirmed as the following: Backs: Lee Byrne
, Rob Kearney, Shane Williams
, Leigh Halfpenny, Ugo Monye, Luke Fitzgerald, Tommy Bowe
, Tom Shanklin, Jamie Roberts, Brian O'Driscoll, Keith Earls, Riki Flutey, Ronan O'Gara, Stephen Jones, Mike Phillips
, Harry Ellis, Tomas O'Leary. Forwards:
Jamie Heaslip, Andy Powell, David Wallace, Stephen Ferris, Alan Quinlan, Joe Worsley, Martyn Williams, Alun Wyn-Jones
, Paul O'Connell (capt), Donncha O'Callaghan, Simon Shaw, Nathan Hines, Gethin Jenkins, Adam Jones
, Andrew Sheridan, Phil Vickery, Euan Murray, Jerry Flannery, Lee Mears, Matthew Rees. We wish each of our players every success in the forthcoming tour!