Lions forwards coach Graham Rowntree expects Sam Warburton to be galvanised by the presence of "proven warrior" Paul O'Connell in Australia.
Bradley Davies will lead Wales on their two-Test tour of Japan motivated by the experience of missing the Six Nations title triumph.
Alex Corbisiero has described England's summer itinerary as a "chance for redemption" following their Six Nations hiding at the hands of Wales.
Danny Cipriani feels he is ready to take responsibility and fulfil his potential after a difficult year which culminated in being hit by a bus.
Warren Gatland says he will put his experience of playing against the British and Lions to good use this summer.