Lions take on Western Force

K.O. is at 11am. Credit: AAP/AAP/Press Association Images

The British and Irish Lions today play their first game of this tour on Australian soil, as they take on Western Force.

Injured Captain Sam Warburton's role is taken over by Ireland's Brian O'Driscoll.

There are four Welsh players in today's starting line-up with Toby Faletau on the bench.