The Sports Agenda July 2017

THE LIONS TOUR By the start of July, the red shirts of Lions supporters in the picture will drastically increase and Warren Gatland’s statement of intent will be put to the test. To be judged on the Test results was the catch cry at the beginning of the journey, but as losses to Super Rugby sides mounted, and an underwhelming attacking record increased, so did the pressure. The series may be over in Wellington come July but there’s never been much charity from an All Blacks side on the paddock and they won’t want a stain on the series. This…