British & Irish Lions vs Western Force – Tour Match Preview
Match: British & Irish Lions vs Western Force
Date: 5 June 2013 – Time: 11:00 GMT
Venue: Patersons Stadium, Perth
After dominating Barbarians in the opening match of the British & Irish Lions tour to austrlia, Lions will be heading from Hong Kong to Perth in Australian where they will play a rugby test match against local side Western Force on Wednesday 5 June 2013 in what should be another cracker of a game. A 59-8 win for Lions have setup the tour in a good note and they play a few matches against the local teams before they take on Wallabies Australia for 3 test matches back to back.
This is a rotational tour which happen after every 4 years in either New Zealand, Australia or South Africa, and British Lions are making their first trip to Australia after 2001 series when more than 10,000 fans from around the UK visited down under to supper the lions. While Their last tour was to South Africa in 2009 and now Australian Rugby fans have a great chance of watching Lions play in down under and this is a oppertunity no fan would like to pass on as Lions wont be making any tour to Australian untill 2025 atleast.
Western Force are a team based in perth, they play their home matches at Patersons Stadium and will be playing against British and Irish Lions on 5th june and we will be placing the live streams and full match highlights after the match is over. Western Force last match was against Highlanders in the Super Rugby 2013 competitions which they won narrowly after 19-18 score. and they kind of form Lions showed in their opening game they will go into the match as favourites to win against W. Force and as the tour will go along they will only get better.