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Rugby Australia makes bombshell offer to host entire 2021 Lions tour against Springboks – Fox Sports

Rugby Australia has reportedly offered to step in and save the British and Irish Lions tour against South Africa by offering to host the series.

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The tour is currently scheduled for July and August later this year, with the first Test due to take place on July 24.
However, the tour is currently in severe doubt due to the seriousness of the COVID-19 pandemic in South Africa and the emergence of a new, more infectious strain of the virus in the country.
There has also been a slow start to the roll out of the vaccination programme there, meaning that fans would almost certainly be barred from travelling from the UK to South Africa, thus depriving…

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