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The Rugby Show: How the Lions pulled off their historic win to set up a series decider

Gavan Casey is joined by Murray Kinsella on the line from Wellington to look back on this morning’s massive Test win against the All Blacks.


THE LIONS CAME back from the brink to beat the All Blacks in Wellington this morning and force this tour of New Zealand to a third and deciding Test next weekend.

As soon as the chants of ‘Oh Maro Itoje’ died down, Murray Kinsella joined Gavan Casey on the line from Westpac Stadium to dissect the historic 24-21 win.

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Where did Warren Gatland get it right and get it wrong in terms of his Lions team selection and tactics?

And what can we expect between now and that mouthwatering final Test back in Eden Park next Saturday morning?

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