British and Irish Lions
Coverage of the International Rugby Union Friendlies clash between South Africa and Lions.
Next Game: South Africa vs. British and Irish Lions - Saturday, August 7 at 5pm in International Rugby Union Friendlies
South Africa duo Faf De Klerk and Pieter-Steph Du Toit ruled out of Lions TestThe Springboks levelled the series by winning the second Test 27-9.
Lions make six changes for South Africa deciderStuart Hogg and Anthony Watson have made way for the Welsh duo for Saturday's third Test against South Africa.
Rassie Erasmus and South Africa Rugby summoned to misconduct hearingThe Springboks' director of rugby came out fighting after his side's first Test defeat by the British and Irish Lions.
Five Lions players pushing for starts in South Africa series deciderThe likes of Liam Williams, Josh Adams and Wyn Jones are options.
South Africa defend conservative game plan amid criticismThe Springboks crushed the British and Irish Lions 27-9 at Cape Town Stadium on Saturday to take the series to a decider.
Aug 2, 13:48
How have the Lions fared in previous South Africa deciders?This is the third successive Lions tour where the series is still up for grabs in the final Test.
Aug 2, 13:45
Alun Wyn Jones: 'We will be a different beast in decider'The Springboks made it 1-1 in the series with a convincing second-Test victory on Saturday.
Aug 1, 23:44
Kyle Sinckler facing lengthy ban for biting incident?The incident is alleged to have taken place during a ruck in the 64th minute of the 27-9 loss to South Africa.
Aug 1, 19:37
Duane Vermeulen returns to South Africa squadThe 35-year-old powerhouse loose-forward appears ready to win his fitness race after ankle surgery.
Aug 1, 14:02
Five talking points from the British and Irish Lions' defeat to South AfricaThe citing commissioner will be kept busy.
Aug 1, 12:49
Stuart Hogg denies biting South Africa's Willie Le RouxFootage and stills of the incident have been circulated on social media.
Aug 1, 11:12
Jacques Nienaber takes his hat off to South Africa after second Test winThe hosts battered the Lions 27-9 in Cape Town to level the series at one win apiece, and tee up a decisive third Test next Saturday.
Jul 31, 21:32
Warren Gatland warns Lions to prepare for "cup final" in series deciderThe Lions had led 9-6 at half-time of the second Test with South Africa.
Jul 31, 21:32
Result: South Africa set up series decider with Lions after second Test victoryUnlike in the first Test that was lost 22-17, the 'Bomb Squad' had the desired impact from the bench for South Africa.
Jul 31, 20:02
Robbie Henshaw: 'Lions are prepared for South Africa backlash'The Lions can secure a series victory with a win in the second Test in Cape Town.
Jul 30, 22:21
South Africa duo back Rassie Erasmus's referee claimsSouth Africa captain Siya Kolisi had his say on the performance of Nic Berry and assistant coach Stick accused the Lions of starting the war of words.
Jul 30, 14:50
Lions taking lessons from 1974 series ahead of South Africa battleA 22-17 win in the first Test has left the Lions on the brink of history.
Jul 30, 14:49
Five talking points ahead of the Lions' second South Africa TestVictory would give Warren Gatland's men an unassailable 2-0 lead in the three-match series.
Jul 30, 13:03
Australia rugby chiefs condemn Rassie Erasmus's "unacceptable" Nic Berry rantThe Springboks were left frustrated by several refereeing decisions by Nic Berry in last weekend's first Test.
Jul 30, 11:05
Lions not concerned about Rassie Erasmus influence on officialsSouth Africa director of rugby Rassie Erasmus launched an extraordinary video rant in response to official Nic Berry's first-Test performance.
Jul 30, 10:52
Did you know...?