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Alun Wyn Jones has been propelled straight back into the British and Irish Lions squad to face the Stormers. Pic: Andrew Milligan/PA Wire.

Alun Wyn Jones has been propelled straight back into the British and Irish Lions squad to face the Stormers. Pic: Andrew Milligan/PA Wire.

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On the charge: Jack Conan gets his chance to impress tomorrow and move from the midweek team to the Test side. Credit: INPHO/Dan Sheridan

On the charge: Jack Conan gets his chance to impress tomorrow and move from the midweek team to the Test side. Credit: INPHO/Dan Sheridan

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Robbie Henshaw. Credit: INPHO/Dan Sheridan

Robbie Henshaw. Credit: INPHO/Dan Sheridan

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Alun Wyn Jones has been propelled straight back into the British and Irish Lions squad to face the Stormers. Pic: Andrew Milligan/PA Wire.

For all that is lacking or different about this British and Irish Lions tour, the trip of 2021 to South Africa will not suffer for a dearth of storylines.

Take, as an example, yesterday’s team announcement press conference for the side’s final tune-up ahead of the Test series against the Springboks a week later.


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