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Lions win first series in 16 years

The British and Irish Lions beat Australia today to end a 16-year wait for a Test series win. A big 41-16 victory meant the series ended 2-1.

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Rugby fans put aside rivalry to support Lions

England and Scotland fans have both made their way to Brisbane to support the Lions Credit: David Davies/PA Wire.

Welsh, English, Irish and Scottish rugby supporters have all made their way to Brisbane to support the Lions squad ahead of their first test against Australia.

The traditional foes have put aside their differences to support the Lions squad which is dominated by Welsh players.

Eight Welshmen are in the starting line up, one short of the record of nine.

Some fans have put extra effort into creating the right look to show their support Credit: David Davies/PA Wire.

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