Sam Warburton

Sam our McCaw - Irvine
Sunday 26th February 13:16

British and Irish Lions manager Andy Irvine has compared Wales skipper Sam Warburton to World Cup winner Richie McCaw.

Wales wait on injuries
Wednesday 15th February 17:19

Wales' injury situation appears to be easing ahead of the Six Nations match against England at Twickenham on February 25.

Warburton had captaincy fears
Wednesday 28th December 09:58

Sam Warburton has admitted that he was shocked by his promotion to Wales captain ahead of the 2011 Rugby World Cup.

Flanker clash excites McBryde
Monday 28th November 17:16

Wales forwards specialist Robin McBryde cannot wait for a clash between Sam Warburton and David Pocock.

Warburton dreams of Lions
Wednesday 16th November 13:33

Sam Warburton admits it sounds "crazy" for him to be talked about as a potential captain of the British and Irish Lions.

Rolland stands by Warburton red
Monday 14th November 18:06

Alain Rolland has defended his decision to send off Wales captain Sam Warburton at the World Cup.

Faletau set for record appearance
Thursday 20th October 15:11

Forward Toby Faletau will break a long-standing Wales World Cup record when he faces Australia in Friday's bronze medal clash.

Hook - Let's do it for Sam
Wednesday 19th October 21:53

James Hook wants Wales to clinch third place for suspended skipper Sam Warburton.

Warburton - No malice in tackle
Saturday 15th October 12:53

Wales skipper Sam Warburton felt he had been sent off for making a "normal tackle" on Vincent Clerc in the World Cup semi-final.

Halfpenny hails Warburton
Thursday 13th October 17:22

Leigh Halfpenny has paid a glowing tribute to Wales' World Cup captain marvel Sam Warburton.

Jones praise for Warburton
Tuesday 11th October 15:20

Former skipper Ryan Jones has hailed the inspirational leadership of Wales captain Sam Warburton.

Warburton backed by Charteris
Saturday 10th September 09:25

Luke Charteris can't wait to be led by "world-class" Wales captain Sam Warburton.

Warburton eyes warm-up scalp
Friday 5th August 13:11

Wales skipper Sam Warburton is not anti-English - but wants to beat Martin Johnson's side on Saturday at a sold-out Twickenham.

Captaincy delight for Warburton
Wednesday 11th May 13:52

Sam Warburton is 'over the moon' to have been named Wales captain for the meeting with the Barbarians.

Leinster dominate Dream Team
Monday 2nd May 11:19

Only Ronan O'Gara has made it in to the Magners League Dream Team for table-topping Munster with Leinster making up a third of the side.

Warburton's delight
Tuesday 15th February 09:55

Highly-rated Wales flanker Sam Warburton has agreed a new deal to remain at Cardiff Blues. XV
Monday 14th February 09:34 picks out the team of the weekend from the second round of the RBS Six Nations.

Jones back in the ranks
Thursday 25th November 14:02

Ryan Jones has kept his Wales place despite losing the captaincy for Saturday's clash against New Zealand.

Wales call-up Gough
Monday 7th June 12:17

Wales coach Warren Gatland has called Ian Gough into his squad to tour New Zealand after Sam Warburton was ruled out.

Injuries add to Wales' insult
Sunday 29th November 12:39

Wales are licking their wounds after seeing more stars pick up injuries after the defeat to Australia on Saturday.


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