magazine-issue

LIONS TOUR

Sexton played through the pain

Johnny Sexton played the final Test of the British & Irish Lions’ series against New Zealand with a fractured wrist and ruptured ankle tendon.


RFU chief defends shorter Lions tours

Outgoing England boss Ian Ritchie says a reduction in the number of games on the British & Irish Lions tour to South Africa in 2021 is the way to go.


‘Read should have been penalised’

Former Test referee Jonathan Kaplan says Romain Poite should have penalised Kieran Read before the 'accidental offsides' in Auckland.


All Blacks change room after draw

All Blacks captain Keiran Read said the 15-15 draw against the Lions in Auckland felt like a loss.


‘Clown’ Gatland greets media

British & Irish Lions coach Warren Gatland arrived at the post-match press conference in Auckland wearing a clown nose.


Highlights: All Blacks vs Lions (3rd Test)

The hosts scored two tries in the 15-15 draw in Auckland.


Romain Poite’s controversial decision

The French referee controversially changed a late penalty to the All Blacks to a scrum.


Jordie justified starting spot

Jordie Barrett produced a composed performance at fullback for the All Blacks against the British & Irish Lions in Auckland on Saturday, writes SIMON BORCHARDT.


Farrell steers Lions to series draw

Owen Farrell kicked a penalty in the 77th minute to force a 15-15 draw against the All Blacks in Auckland as well as a 1-1 series result. JON CARDINELLI reports.


All Blacks haka in Auckland

The All Blacks performed the 'Kapa O Pango' haka before the third Test against the Lions.


‘Occasion may be too big for Jordie’

Andrew Mehrtens says the All Blacks are taking a big risk by starting Jordie Barrett against the British & Irish Lions on Saturday.


Super Rugby & Test predictions

Craig Lewis makes his predictions for this weekend's Super Rugby matches involving SA teams and the Test series decider in Auckland.


Preview: All Blacks vs Lions (3rd Test)

The All Blacks should produce a backlash befitting a champion team in Saturday’s third and decisive Test against the British & Irish Lions in Auckland, writes CRAIG LEWIS.


Superbru: All Blacks to win series

Before you make your Superbru picks for this weekend's Test match and Super Rugby games, take a look at the SA Rugby magazine team's predictions.


Lions attack impresses Venter

Springbok assistant coach Brendan Venter says the British & Irish Lions' win in Wellington showed the All Blacks can be vulnerable in some areas.


Get our daily email update. Subscribe to the SA Rugby magazine newsletter: