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    Sam Warburton insists he won't rest on his captain's laurels


    by TalkSportRadio


    Sam Warburton knows he will have to be at his best in Brisbane as the competition intensifies for Lions Test places.

    The Welshman will lead the tourists in the first Test against Australia on Saturday, but he is refusing to take his place in the side for granted.

    Warburton will team up with Tom Croft and Sam Heaslip in the back row against the Wallabies, with Dan Lydiate among the replacements – a selection that probably caused Warren Gatland and his coaching staff the most headaches.

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