Since 1888 there has been a special rugby union team that is known the world over, and in July 2021, they’ll be making a long-awaited return to South Africa again. The team we’re talking about is the British & Irish Lions, of course, which has developed a rich history and tradition for assembling marvellous groups of Home Nations players, then pitting them against the cream of the Southern Hemisphere international sides.
It promises to be a tasty affair, pitting the Lions against the reigning world champions! With the Boks withdrawing from the 2020 Rugby Championship, it also means that the Lions could be their first major test match following their 2019 RWC triumph in Japan. Continue reading “Looking Ahead to the next Lions Tour of South Africa”