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What is the Lions team for the third Test?

What is the Lions team for the third Test?

British & Irish Lions team to play South Africa – Third Test. Liam Williams; Josh Adams, Robbie Henshaw, Bundee Aki, Duhan van der Merwe; Dan Biggar, Ali Price; Wyn Jones, Ken Owens, Tadhg Furlong, Maro Itoje, Alun Wyn Jones (captain), Courtney Lawes, Tom Curry, Jack Conan.

How many Welsh players are in the Lions team for the third Test?

It means that Wales, the 2021 Guinness Six Nations champions, now provide the biggest Test team representation with six players compared to Ireland’s four, England’s three and Scotland’s two.

Who is the referee for the third Test?

Mathieu Raynal
A glaring spotlight will fall on France’s Mathieu Raynal as the referee of this Saturday’s third and deciding Test between South Africa and the British & Irish Lions in Cape Town, in a series so far defined by close scrutiny on the knife-edged calls made by the officials.

Can Lions win 3rd Test?

South Africa have beaten the British and Irish Lions 19-16 in the third test at Cape Town to win the three-match series 2-1. The final points came from South African Morne Steyn, who kicked a penalty with just a minute remaining to seal victory for his team.

How big is the Lions squad?

Lions squad 2021 in full: The 38-man British & Irish team to tour South Africa.

What time is Lions 3rd Test?

What time is the Lions v South Africa third Test? The British and Irish Lions face South Africa in the final Test on Saturday August 7. The match will kick off at 5pm UK time at Cape Town Stadium.

Who is the ref today lions?

Ben O’Keeffe is the referee charged with being the man in the middle for the second Test between the British and Irish Lions and South Africa.

How often do the British and Irish Lions tour South Africa?

every four years
The Lions are a test side and most often select players who have already played for their national team, although they can pick uncapped players who are eligible for any of the four unions. The team currently tours every four years, with these rotating between Australia, New Zealand and South Africa in order.

Who won the Lions tour in 2021?

South Africa
The 2021 British & Irish Lions tour to South Africa was an international rugby union tour that took place in South Africa in July and August 2021….

2021 British & Irish Lions tour to South Africa
Tour captain(s) Alun Wyn Jones Conor Murray (temporary)
Test series winners South Africa (2–1)

Who won the Lions tour?

In December 2019, the Lions’ Test venues were announced, but the tour was significantly disrupted by the COVID-19 pandemic, and all the games were played behind closed doors. South Africa won the test series by two games to one. In the deciding third test, Morne Steyn again kicked a late penalty to win the series.