Lions Player Ratings Versus Maori All Blacks

All Blacks

New Zealand Maori 10 - 32 LionsThe game in Rotorua began with a ferocious haka from the all Maori side and ended in a decisive away victory, fought and won by a marauding Lions’ pack and converted by Halfpenny’s boot. The Maori All Blacks didn’t really give much cause

Lions team to play the Chiefs

Lions tour

Here is the Lions side to take on the Chiefs, in the final match before the first Test.British & Irish Lions (v Chiefs, Tuesday June 20, FMG Stadium, Waikato, 7.35pm NZST/8.35am BST) 15. Liam Williams – Scarlets, Wales, #833 14. Jack Nowell – Exeter Chiefs, England, #828 13. Jared Payne – Ulster, Ireland,

Rate the Match: Maori All Blacks v Lions


Tell us what you thought of the game between the Maori All Blacks and the Lions in Rotorua today.Which players performed well? Did anyone play themselves into or out of the Test side for next week?Give the match a rating out of ten and share your thoughts in the

British & Irish Lions Call-ups

Gareth Davies

Wales' Cory Hill, Kristian Dacey, Gareth Davies and Tomas Francis will join the squad following their Test against Tonga in Auckland. Gatland said: "We have said all along that we need to give ourselves the best chance of winning the Test series and that could potentially involve calling up players.

Lions Team to Play New Zealand Maori

Lions tour

Here is the lineup to take on the NZ Maori this weekend in Rotorua.Owen Farrell was initially selected on the bench, but has "suffered a grade one quadriceps strain in training and has been ruled out of the British & Irish Lions match against Maori All Blacks on Saturday evening."Farrell

Lions Player Ratings Versus Highlanders

Highlanders 23 - 22 Lions It was very much a second string team who came to Dunedin to face the Highlanders in the perfect conditions enclosed by the vibrant Forsyth Barr stadium. It was a game for Gatland to experiment and to play the players he’s still not sure