The fixture list for the British and Irish Lions tour to South Africa has been announced, and the itinerary will consist of five warm-up matches and three Test matches. Rugby fans can book British and Irish Lions Tour Tickets on our website on exclusively discounted prices.
The last time the British and Irish lions lined up against the Springboks was back in 2009 and they touring side went down 2-1 in the series despite leading right up until the 76th minute in the crunch second test before finally losing 28-25 after an incredible 52 meter penalty went over for South Africa a full two minutes into stoppage time.
Former Wales head coach and Lions head coach for the 2013 and 2017 tours Warren Gatland will take the reins once again for the 2021 tour. Rugby fans can book British and Irish Lions Tour Tickets on our website on exclusively discounted prices.
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The Fixtures for the three Lions tour 2021 Test matches against South Africa are:
Saturday 24 July 2021 (First Test): Springboks v British & Irish Lions – FNB Stadium, Johannesburg
Saturday 31 July 2021 (Second Test): Springboks v British & Irish Lions – Cape Town Stadium, Cape Town
Saturday 7 August 2021 (Third Test): Springboks v British & Irish Lions – Emirates Airline Park, Johannesburg
Coach Gatland looks forward to Lyons tour
Speaking after the announcement of the Lions tour fixtures, Head Coach, Warren Gatland said:
“I am absolutely thrilled with how this schedule looks. Touring South Africa is usually an enormous challenge, not only from a rugby perspective but also in terms of the venues and therefore the conditions facing the players.
“We are very comfortable that three of the games, two of which are Test matches, are going to be played at altitude. Our schedule falls during a thanks to allow us to start out stumped level before build up and acclimatizing to the unique environment that playing at altitude presents.
“Ensuring the team are absolutely primed for the Test matches may be a critical element of any Lions Tour, and that i am confident the standard of opposition we’ll face in the opening weeks will get us able to combat the Springboks. The Bulls, Sharks and Stormers are all tough sides and present different challenges, which is strictly what we would like.
“Moreover, the venues we’ve agreed – a number of which can be new the Lions open up the matches to a huge audience and can undoubtedly provide an unforgettable experience for the players and traveling supporters alike.
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