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New Zealand Lion Series 2017

The 2017 British & Irish Lions will play 10 matches on their tour of New Zealand – including three Test matches against the All Blacks.

On their first tour to New Zealand since 2005, the next generation of Lions will begin their tour on Saturday 3 June against a PU Team at the Toll Stadium, Whangarei.

In total, they will play seven mid week matches on Tuesdays and Wednesdays against all of New Zealand’s Super XV teams – the Blues, Crusaders, Highlands, Chiefs and Hurricanes.

The Lions, who were coached by Warren Gatland to a 2-1 series win over Australia in 2013, will have six games before the first Test against the All Blacks at Eden Park, Auckland on Saturday 24 June. They will then face the Hurricanes before the final two Test matches on Saturday 1 July at the Westpac Stadium, Wellington before a potential series decider back in Auckland on Saturday 8 July.

The Lions will also travel to Dunedin, Christchurch and Hamilton. The kick off times have yet to be confirmed for what is expected to be the most anticipated Lions tour ever.

More info and tickets here