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The 15 pictures that tell the story of the British and Irish Lions' victory over New Zealand

From the benefits of being a lion to Sonny Bill Williams' disguise, it's all in the top snaps from Wellington

By Gareth Hanna

The Lions launched a stunning assault on the All Blacks' nine point lead in the final 20 minutes at the Westpac Stadium and did enough to win. Just.

Playing against 14 men for most of the game, they made hard work of it but in the end, could scarcely have won in more thrilling fashion as Owen Farrell converted the winning penalty with just three minutes on the clock.

AS IT HAPPENED: New Zealand 21-24 British and Irish Lions: Conor Murray scores a try as the Lions end All Blacks' unbeaten home run

That was made possible by two tries, the second from Munster's Conor Murray.

And it tees up the decider in Auckland perfectly. Can the Lions steal the series from under the noses of their hosts?

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