Touring with the british and irish lions on two occasions and captaining the tour during the latter gavin hastings is an idyllic inspirational and quite brilliant rugby speaker. Every order comes with a certificate of authenticity from ims vintage photos.
Hogg has enjoyed a blistering start to this year s six nations scoring two tries in scotland s win against ireland on the opening weekend before touching down again in the.
Gavin hastings lions. Scott hastings born 4 december 1964 is a scottish former rugby union player. Front and back of the image. 8 49am 23 may 2020.
Andrew gavin hastings obe born 3 january 1962 is a scottish former rugby union player. Front of photograph back of photograph. Now it s professional and gavin s son adam is the reason why hastings car now so frequently makes the journey to scotland s second city.
English premiership bosses must look at the bigger picture when it comes to the future of the british and irish lions says ex. A fullback he is widely regarded to be one of the best ever scottish rugby players and was one of the outstanding players of his generation winning 61 caps for scotland 20 of which as captain. Hastings the lions all time points scorer and the full back for the winning tour of australia in 1989 says taking part in a lions test series as a british and irish player is the ultimate achievement.
He played for watsonians london scottish cambridge university scotland and the british lions. He won 65 caps at centre for scotland from 1986 to 1997. Born in edinburgh in 1962 gavin attended cambridge university where he won two rugby blues and captained the university team in the 1985 varsity match.
Former scotland and lions captain gavin hastings believes controversial world rugby plans to scrap scrums line outs and mauls to allow the game to return during the covid 19 pandemic will turn the sport into touch rugby and that sevens should be the obvious route back. Posted at 16 37h in newsletter by admin. Former skipper gavin hastings is convinced the form and try scoring pedigree of scotland full back stuart hogg will see the glasgow warrior start as favourite to take the lions no 15 jersey in new zealand this summer.
Gavin hastings captained the lions on the 1993 tour of new zealand. Scott is the younger brother of scottish great gavin hastings they both earned their first cap on 17 january 1986 against france when he retired he was scotland s most capped player ever. Gavin hastings scotland and british lions rugby union.
When gavin hastings says that the 2017 lions are about to experience the hardest weeks of rugby they will ever have faced in their lives but at the same time the most incredible weeks he. 6 5 x 8 5 inches. Watsonians and edinburgh districts were the capital city places where he honed the craft that left scottish and lions fans enthralled on the international stage way back when the sport was still gloriously amateur.