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ASIA RUGBY CHAMPIONSHIP
|03/06||Hong Kong||39-3||South Korea|
|27/05||Hong Kong||43-17||South Korea|
Hong Kong turned in their best Asia Rugby Championship effort yet in 2017, taking it right up to Japan in two fighting losses before easily seeing off South Korea to finish a comfortable second overall.
British and Irish Lions’ second rower George Kruis urges on his teammates in the Lions’ 32-10 win over the Maori All Blacks on Saturday. Photo: AFP
New Zealand Maori’s Elliot Dixon slings a pass against the British and Irish Lions in Rotorua. Photo: AP
Dylan Hartley addresses his players during England’s 35-25 win over Argentina on the weekend. Photo: EPA
Scotland captain John Barclay celebrates with the Hopetoun Cup after his side’s 24-19 win over Australia on Saturday. Photo: EPA
Tatafu Polota-Nau charges forward for Australia despite the attention of Scotland’s Jonny Gray. Photo: EPA
Japan’s Yoshitaka Tokunaga is tackled by Ireland’s Cian Healy during the Brave Blossoms’ 50-22 loss on Saturday. Photo: AFP
France’s Damian Penaud eludes the South Africa defence as the Springboks coast to a 37-15 win on Saturday. Photo: EPA
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