Jaden Hendrikse’s pink card simply after half-time killed this match – after that the Lions simply ran riot. Up till that time, it had been a vastly irritating efficiency by the Lions and in my e-book it’s a step again for Warren Gatland’s aspect.
This Sharks group was 4 or 5 ranges beneath the place the Springboks might be. A full-bore Lions coaching match would have offered a more durable match. Whereas the scoreboard seemed shut within the first-half, the match as a contest was not, with the Lions managing to concede first-half tries due to unforced errors.
Up till this sport all the pieces had been g…