Jeremy Guscott column: The Lions had the chances, the All Blacks had the class

Jeremy Guscott column: The Lions had the chances, the All Blacks had the class

Media playback is not supported on this device Hurricanes v British and Irish Lions Venue: Westpac Stadium, Wellington Date: Tuesday, 27 June Kick-off: 08:35 BST Coverage: Live text commentary on the BBC Sport website and app I had so many emotions coming into this game. Before the tour party departed for New Zealand, I thought the All Blacks would win comfortably. But then I considered South Africa and Australia’s decline since the last Rugby World…

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British and Irish Lions power past Maori All Blacks

British and Irish Lions power past Maori All Blacks

Maori All Blacks v British and Irish Lions Maori All Blacks (10) 10 Tries: Messam Cons: McKenzie Pens: McKenzie British and Irish Lions (15) 32 Tries: Penalty try, Itoje Cons: Halfpenny Pens: Halfpenny 6 The British and Irish Lions gained a confidence-boosting win as their power told against the Maori All Blacks in wet conditions at Rotorua International Stadium. Leigh Halfpenny kicked them into a half-time lead with Liam Messam scoring for the hosts. The…

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