LIVE: Time for talking over as Lions face All Blacks
Peter O'Mahony leads out the British & Irish Lions for the first Test against the All Blacks at Eden Park, a venue where the hosts haven't lost in 23 years. Follow the action live with ESPN.
All Blacks set for their toughest test yet.
ESPN's Tom Hamilton gives his thoughts on the British and Irish Lions first test against the All Blacks at Eden Park.
Not long now until kick off here at Eden Park. It's the first Test as the All Blacks take on the British & Irish Lions. Huge numbers of Lions fans here and you're bumping into past players every second person. Gavin Hastings and Tana Umaga walked past me on the 30-metre stroll through packed crowds from media centre to press box.
Bit over two hours until kick-off at Eden Park, this is just the start of British & Irish Lions red wave. Crowd in great spirits, some impressive get-up out there. Kilts, blazers, full-body Lions suits. Awesome.
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