Alex Cuthbert

Roaring Lion: Alex Cuthbert sprints past the attempted tackle of Michael Hooper to score in the first Test

GEORGE NORTH’S try grabbed the headlines after the Lions’ first Test win over Australia in Brisbane, but Alex Cuthbert’s touchdown deserves praise too. It was a well-worked backs move that created the try, the Lions analysis team having emphasised to the players that they could take advantage of flanker Michael Hooper playing out of position in the midfield. Here’s how they did it…