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The Positions Which Are Up For Grabs And The Lions Players Who Can Take Their Chance

Warren Gatland’s team announcement for the Hurricanes on Tuesday in Wellington raised more questions than answers. Much of the narrative in the preceding weeks have earmarked this last ‘midweek’ match as a dead rubber, one which the players involved would have little hope of breaking into the Test team.  However, due to Gatland’s mantra of giving players every opportunity to put themselves …

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QUIZ: It Hasn’t Even Been 24 Hours But How Well Do You Remember The Lions Loss To The All Blacks

Elliot Daly’s almost try, that Rieko Ioane brace, that Lions wonder-try finished off by Sean O’Brien, Codie Taylor’s ridiculous catch to pick the ball off his bootlaces….there were many memorable moments. But how well do you remember the finer details of Saturday’s first Test match between the Lions and the All Blacks at Eden Park in Auckland? No time limit …

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New Zealand Vs The British & Irish Lions: Three Key Battles

As both Steve Hansen and Warren Gatland have shown their hands and revealed their respective squads, we know exactly who will take to the field on Saturday morning for the start of the serious business on this tour.   Over the course of their opening six games we’ve seen where the Lions’ strengths are and got a feel for how …

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