- 4. Maro Itoje (England)
- 5. Alun Wyn Jones (Wales)
Gibbs said: ““If the game gets stuck in the middle 30 of the field, then the ‘Boks are just going to eat them up all day long.”Embed from Getty Images
- 6. Courtney Lawes (England)
- 7. Tom Curry (England)
- 8. Taulupe Faletau (Wales)
Gibbs said: “I expect it to be another attritional type of performance.
“It does concern me that it will be a performance based on we have to match fire with fire.
“I think that’s going to be a very tall order for the Lions.”Embed from Getty Images