The British & Irish Lions hold a 50 percent winning record almost halfway through their tour of New Zealand after a 23-22 loss to the Highlanders on Tuesday.
The British & Irish Lions face a gruelling 10-game tour of New Zealand, including three Tests against the All Blacks. ESPN will be there with full, up-to-date coverage every step of the way.
Warren Gatland’s side were more efficient on attack scoring three tries — their most on tour to date — but ill-discipline and defensive frailties saw the Lions suffer their second defeat.
It was a brilliant result for the Highlanders — who were without All Blacks stars Aaron and Ben Smith, while several members of their starting pack are in camp with New Zealand Maori.
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