Lions claim famous first Test win over South Africa

The British & Irish Lions claimed a famous 22-17 victory over South Africa in the first Test of the two team’s three-match series in Cape Town. Warren Gatland’s side had a poor first half and went to the interval 12-3 down with Springbok fly-half Handre Pollard kicking four penalties to one from Dan Biggar. But […]

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Lions captain Jones reflects on remarkable turnaround

Alun Wyn Jones admitted his remarkable recovery and selection as British & Irish Lions captain for Saturday’s first Test with South Africa has been a very special moment for him. Jones, 35, was named as Lions tour skipper in May but suffered a dislocated shoulder in the team’s warm-up win over Japan in Edinburgh in […]

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