Lions boosted by decision to stage all three South Africa Tests in Cape Town

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  • Playing full series at sea level should benefit tourists
  • Siya Kolisi among those cleared to play after Covid positives

The British & Irish Lions have been given a major boost following confirmation that all three Test matches against South Africa will now be played at sea level. The plan had been for the second and third Tests to be played in Johannesburg, but Covid-19 fears have now prompted the entire series to be switched to Cape Town Stadium.

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Written by Robert Kitson in Cape Town
This news first appeared on https://www.theguardian.com/sport/2021/jul/20/south-africa-captain-siya-kolisi-passed-fit-for-first-lions-test under the title “Lions boosted by decision to stage all three South Africa Tests in Cape Town”. Bolchha Nepal is not responsible or affiliated towards the opinion expressed in this news article.