Lovell Rugby’s British and Irish Lions touring Squad to South Africa 2009

Lovell Rugby’s British and Irish Lions touring Squad to South Africa 2009

With upcoming announcement of this years British and Irish Lions touring squad (announced next Thursday 23rd at 1pm GMT) we have been hard at work selecting a squad with form players and players with the potential to star on the tour. The key to our selections was choosing players also offering versatility which will be key on the hard uncompromising grounds in South Africa.

Let us know your thoughts and who you would pick.


Front Row:

Andrew Sheridan- England

Euan Murray- Scotland

John Hayes- Ireland

Julian White- England

Gethin Jenkins- Wales


Lee Mears- England

Jerry Flannery- Ireland

Dylan Hartley- England


Second Row:

Paul O’Connell- Ireland – Captain

Simon Shaw- England

Alun Wyn Jones- Wales

Nathan Hines- Scotland


Back Row:

Ryan Jones- Wales

Jamie Heaslip- Ireland

Martyn Williams- Wales

David Wallace- Ireland

Joe Worsley- England

James Haskell- England



Scrum Half:

Mike Phillips- Wales

Mike Blair- Scotland

Danny Care- England


Fly Half:

Ronan O’Gara- Ireland

Stephen Jones- Wales

Danny Cipriani- England



Brian O’driscoll- Ireland

Tom Shanklin- Wales

Jamie Roberts- Wales

Gavin Henson- Wales



Tommy Bowe- Ireland

Thom Evans- Scotland

Shane Willimas- Wales

Mark Cueto- England


Full Back:

Lee Byrne- Wales

Delon Armitage- England

Rob Kearney Ireland


Have your say!

This is just our selection, but what would yours be? Use the comment form to let us know!