Sam Warburton

Sam Warburton offers an exclusive look ahead to the Autumn Internationals with Sky Sports
Tuesday 4th November 10:45

In the summer of 2013 Gareth Bale became the most expensive player in world football following his record-breaking move from Tottenham to Real Madrid. In the summer of 2014 Sam Warburton’s future was the most debated topic in the rugby fraternity. Two classmates scaling unprecedented heights.

Guinness PRO12: Cardiff Blues flanker Sam Warburton sidelined by bitter Welsh rugby row
Tuesday 12th August 15:34

Wales captain Sam Warburton will miss Cardiff Blues' friendly against Exeter on Friday as a result of the ongoing row engulfing Welsh rugby.

Six Nations: Sam Warburton ready for battle
Thursday 6th March 15:28

Wales captain Sam Warburton is ready to cast aside the eternal bond of British and Irish Lions fellowship as he leads his side out into the "pressure cooker" environment of Twickenham on Sunday.

Cardiff Blues set to welcome back Sam Warburton and Gethin Jenkins
Friday 14th February 12:59

Wales skipper Sam Warburton and prop forward Gethin Jenkins will start for Cardiff Blues on Saturday.

Wales boss Warren Gatland insists his side are ready for Ireland game
Tuesday 4th February 17:34

Wales boss Warren Gatland insists his side are in a healthy state ahead of Saturday's RBS 6 Nations match against Ireland but he knows that it will be 'a massive game for both teams'.

Six Nations: Captain Sam Warburton returns to the Wales starting XV for Dublin trip
Tuesday 4th February 11:00

Wales skipper Sam Warburton has been restored to the starting line-up for Saturday's Six Nations clash with Ireland.

Six Nations: Wales assistant coach Rob Howley questions timing of RRW statement
Thursday 30th January 17:46

Rob Howley says Wales captain Sam Warburton was "surprised" by the comments of Regional Rugby Wales regarding his central contract.

Six Nations: Wales captain Sam Warburton defends central contract
Thursday 30th January 07:17

Wales captain Sam Warburton has defended his decision to sign a three-year central contract with the Welsh Rugby Union.

Regional Rugby Wales question Sam Warburton deal
Wednesday 29th January 23:28

Regional Rugby Wales have issued a statement expressing its surprise at Sam Warburton's ground-breaking central contract with the Welsh Rugby Union.

Six Nations: Wales skipper Sam Warburton close to full fitness but not certain to face Italy
Monday 27th January 17:06

The Wales camp are not yet ready to confirm whether captain Sam Warburton will return to action in their Six Nations opener against Italy on Saturday.

Six Nations: Wales head coach Warren Gatland calls for players to make history
Friday 24th January 07:50

Wales head coach Warren Gatland accepts that his players must break a 'hoodoo' as they attempt to win a third successive RBS Six Nations title this season.

Six Nations: Sam Warburton and Gethin Jenkins both named in Wales squad
Tuesday 14th January 14:58

Captain Sam Warburton and prop Gethin Jenkins are both in the Wales squad for this season's Six Nations, even though the key duo are both currently nursing injuries.

RaboDirect Pro12: Sam Warburton waiting on Cardiff Blues contract
Sunday 3rd November 11:29

British and Irish Lions skipper Sam Warburton is waiting for a contract offer from club side Cardiff Blues after confirming he wants to stay with them.

Autumn internationals: Sam Warburton looking for Welsh wins
Wednesday 30th October 11:24

Sam Warburton believes the successful British & Irish Lions tour can boost Wales as they look to win three out of four Autumn internationals at least.

Heineken Cup: Cardiff Blues' Sam Warburton relishing Exeter test
Wednesday 9th October 16:16

Cardiff Blues' Sam Warburton admits their Heineken Cup opener will be tough against Exeter, but he is confident they can get a positive result.

RaboDirect Pro12: Sam Warburton relaxed about staying with Cardiff Blues
Monday 7th October 12:56

British and Irish Lions captain Sam Warburton insists he wants to stay at Cardiff Blues despite rumours linking him with a move to France.

Wales captain Sam Warburton on course for October return
Monday 5th August 13:17

Wales captain Sam Warburton has confirmed he is on course to return to action in the autumn as he continues his rehabilitation from a hamstring injury.

Wales and Lions captain Sam Warburton out for up to four months
Friday 19th July 09:42

Wales and Lions captain Sam Warburton has been ruled out of action for up to four months.

British and Irish Lions: Captain Sam Warburton savours series success
Wednesday 10th July 10:21

British and Irish Lions captain Sam Warburton admits their Test series success over Australia has yet to sink in.

Warburton factfile
Monday 1st July 08:23

Following the news that British and Irish Lions skipper Sam Warburton will miss the deciding third Test against Australia in Sydney, we look back on the career of the talented openside flanker.