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Marler: Lions must take psychiatrist on SA tour

England prop Joe Marler has urged the British & Irish Lions to bring a clinical psychiatrist with them when they tour South Africa later this year.

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South Africa to face Georgia ahead of Lions

South Africa will play their first test matches since lifting the World Cup in November 2019 when they host Georgia for two tests in July as a warm-up for the British & Irish Lions series.

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Scotland adds Japan for November tests

Scotland will host Japan in the final match of the autumn series at Murrayfield in November, Scottish Rugby said on Thursday.

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England to face USA, Canada in front of 10k fans

England will play tests against the United States and Canada in July in front of at least 10,000 spectators at Twickenham Stadium, the Rugby Football Union said on Monday.

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British & Irish Lions squad strength reinforced by big-name absentees

Warren Gatland has picked a pretty mean 37-man squad for the British & Irish Lions Tour of South Africa. Tom Hamilton argues the strength of the squad is judged by the top-level players who failed to make the cut.

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Jones to captain Lions; Sexton out of SA tour

Wales captain Alun Wyn Jones will lead the 2021 British & Irish Lions on their tour of South Africa this summer with England's Kyle Sinckler and Ireland skipper Johnny Sexton missing out on the 37-man squad.

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