Andy, First XV Rugbystuff.com's man in New Zealand, is lucky enough to be in the land of the long white cloud, taking in 4 games of the 2017 British and Irish Lions tour. In the following blog, he takes us...
Auckland, New Zealand, 31 May 2017: A dynamic new graphic design and a special crest marking the legacy of the All Blacks and the British & Irish Lions are the key features of the stunning new jersey the All Blacks will wear when they take on the Lions in the three-Test series.
Adidas, official kit suppliers to the legendary New Zealand All Blacks, have unveiled the crest that the three-time world champions will wear on their jerseys in the upcoming Test series against the British and Irish Lions.
The 2017 British and Irish Lions tour starts exactly one month from today! On Saturday 3rd June, the Lions take on a New Zealand Provincial Barbarians in Whangarei. Here is the team we believe could take to the pitch for the tourists in the opening game.