Feeling the heat: The British and Irish Lions brave the humidity in Hong Kong to prepare for their Barbarians opener

By Alan Dymock

On the eve of the opening match in sticky Hong Kong we ask: have you ever wondered how the British and Irish Lions have fared in their first matches of the tour throughout the years? Well, Rugby World have done all the hard work so you don’t have to, sweating almost as profusely as those on the island off the coast of China. Check out our interactive infographic detailing the exploits of those famous tourists on their first run out of the campaign. Enjoy.