WATCH | Editors' Table: The Boks are back! But can they beat the battle-hardened British & Irish Lions?

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On Saturday, 5 June, a 45-man Springbok squad will be announced for the three-Test series against the British and Irish Lions in South Africa.

The Covid-19 pandemic nearly laid waste to the tour, and both the Springboks and Lions squads will have to operate in so-called hard bio-bubbles.

READ | No fireworks: Springboks will play 'ugly but winning' rugby against Lions, says former player

The Boks, who will be training in Bloemfontein ahead of the series, haven't played any Test rugby since their World Cup victory on 2 November 2019, and will face a battle-hardened Lions team. 

Join the Sport24 team as they debate the Boks' prospects and unpack what is a highly anticipated series.

The Springboks are world champions, but do they actually start this series as underdogs? 

Sport24 editor Lloyd Burnard will be joined by deputy editor Sibusiso Mjikeliso, chief writer Rob Houwing and senior journalist Khanyiso Tshwaku.

As a News24 subscriber, you will have the opportunity to share your views with the team and ask any questions you may have.

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