RUCK name 37-Man Lions Squad At Six Nations Midpoint

RUCK name 37-Man Lions Squad At Six Nations Midpoint

Three games down in a Six Nations which will go a long way towards affecting who Warren Gatland selects for the Lions tour of New Zealand this summer.

The RUCK team have named their 37-man squad for the trip.

It features 12 of Eddie Jones’ men and 11 from Ireland, along with seven from both Scotland and Wales.


Props: Jack McGrath (Ireland), Mako Vunipola (England), Cian Healy (Ireland), Dan Cole (England), Tadhg Furlong (Ireland), Kyle Sinckler (England)
Hookers: Rory Best (Ireland), Dylan Hartley (England), Jamie George (England)
Second row: Alun Wyn-Jones (Wales), Maro Itoje (England), Jonny Gray (Scotland), Richie Gray (Scotland), Joe Launchbury (England)
Flankers: CJ Stander (Ireland), John Barclay (Scotland), Justin Tipuric (Wales), Sean O’Brien (Ireland),
Number 8: Billy Vunipola (England), Jamie Heaslip (Ireland), Taulupe Faletau (Wales)
Scrum-halves: Conor Murray (Ireland), Rhys Webb (Wales), Ben Youngs (England)
Out-halves: Johnny Sexton (Ireland), Finn Russell (Scotland)
Centres: Owen Farrell (also named as out-half) (England), Robbie Henshaw (Ireland), Alex Dunbar (Scotland), Jonathan Davies (Wales), Garry Ringrose (Ireland)
Wings: Jack Nowell (England), Liam Williams (Wales), Elliot Daly (England), Tommy Seymour (Scotland),
Fullbacks: Leigh Halfpenny (Wales), Stuart Hogg (Scotland)
The Lions squad will be named on April 19th.