The British & Irish Lions tour of South Africa in July 2021 will not be rescheduled despite a direct overlap with the new dates for the Tokyo Olympic Games announced on Monday.
SA Rugby and the British & Irish Lions have jointly agreed to postpone the on-sale dates for the ticket ballots due to the Covid-19 pandemic.
The 2021 British & Irish Lions tour to South Africa could provide the local game with financial relief after the coronavirus pandemic, according to a WP board member.
SA Rugby president Mark Alexander has reassured local sporting fans that they will be a priority when it comes to match-day tickets for the British & Irish Lions tour in 2021.
The British & Irish Lions in South Africa in 2021 will be a departure from how traditional tours operate, making it another first for two of the game’s greatest rivals.
In this three-part series, Bryan Habana and Brian O’Driscoll reflect on the 2009 British & Irish Lions Tour to South Africa.
Premiership Rugby has reiterated it won’t alter the date of the 2021 final despite it taking place just a week before the British & Irish Lions’ opening game on their tour to South Africa.