Australia wants to host South Africa and the British Lions. “We must put pressure on them to postpone,” pleads Wynand Claassen.
The second wave of Covid-19 infections in South Africa has passed.
Despite a vast improvement of the situation, compared to a couple of months ago, the much anticipated British and Irish Lions tour to South Africa is in doubt.
The Lions tour the country every 12 years; it is second in prestige only the World Cup.
In news that will break millions of South African hearts – Rugby Australia has offered to host the eight-match tour – with South Africa in Australia – to avoid it being played behind closed doors.