Lions get heroes welcome home

The British and Irish Lions return home after beating Australia in the series decider in Sydney. The Welsh players were greated by a school choir at their national base.

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26 mins: Lions 19-3 Australia

Leigh Halfpenny has been in imperious form off the tee throughout the Lions tour. Credit: PA

Halfpenny kicked another nerveless three points, after the Lions earned a further penalty at the scrum.

When the Australian forwards couldn't live with the Lions at scrum time yet again, prop Ben Alexander was sent to the sin bin.

Halfpenny again made no mistake, to extend the Lions' lead to 19-3 after 26 minutes.

There is plenty of local support at Halfpenny's old club, Gorseinon RFC.

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