British and Irish Lions furious at having South African TMO for first Test against Springboks

Credit: BBC Sport- Published on July 22, 2021
The British and Irish Lions are furious at the decision to have a South African as the Television Match Official for Saturday's first Test against the Springboks in Cape Town.

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Published on July 25, 2021 -  00:38
Lions told to prepare for Springbok backlash after victory in series opener
Warren Gatland has braced his British and Irish Lions for a backlash from South Africa after the tourists seized a 1-0 lead in the series by winning 22-17 at Cape Town Stadium.โ€œTheyโ€™ll be hurt from this because theyโ€™re an incredibly proud nation and world champions. Next week will be even bigger and tougher I would expect,โ€ Gatland said.

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