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Sunday Aug 1, 2021

DEBATE: Lions fans angry over 'dangerous' Kolbe challenge in second Test

Springboks star Cheslin Kolbe was at the centre of a controversial decision during Saturday’s Test match against the British & Irish Lions in Cape Town.

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The Toulouse winger took out Conor Murray in the air midway through the first half at the DHL Stadium and after a lengthily TMO referral Kolbe was shown a yellow card.

Many fans and pundits believe the South African was lucky not to receive a red card for the incident which could have had a significant effect on the outcome of the game.

In the end the Springboks put in a bruising second half performance to win the game 27-9 and level the Test series with one match left. Full match highlights are available below:

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