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Following the tense opening Test between South Africa and the British and Irish Lions, this examines what we learned from that encounter.
The British & Irish Lions moved 1-0 up in the series against South Africa as they won the opening Test 22-17 at Cape Town Stadium on Saturday.
Takeaways from game one of South Africa v British and Irish Lions.
British & Irish Lions player ratings from first Test against Springboks.
South Africa’s player ratings from the first Test against the Lions.
South Africa head coach Jacques Nienaber discusses the match officials’ decisions during their 22-17 first Test loss to the Lions.
Neil Francis has been sacked from his role as a pundit with the Irish Independent after a comment he made about Lion Marcus Smith.
British & Irish Lions front-rower Wyn Jones has been withdrawn from Saturday’s first Test against South Africa in Cape Town due to injury.
South African-born wing Duhan van der Merwe is expecting only hostility from his countrymen when he starts for the Lions on Saturday.