Stormers v British and Irish Lions (2021 Tour)
July 3, 2021
The British and Irish Lions open their 2021 tour of South Africa with a match against the Stormers of Super Rugby, as they build up to three test matches against the Springboks starting on the 24th July. The Lions make their first appearance at Cape Town Stadium, returning to the city they played two matches of the 2009 at Newlands Stadium, including a narrow 26-23 win over Western Province (see below).
Cape Town Stadium
British and Irish Lions Tour 2021
How do I get tickets for Stormers v British and Irish Lions?
For Stomers fans, a ballot will be held for all matches – registration is available on the official website.
For Lions fans, priority access tickets have already sold out. However it was confirmed in March 2020 that there was going to be a ticket ballot, sign up for updates on the official Lions website.
How do I get to Cape Town?
Cape Town International Airport is the second busiest airport in South Africa and fourth busiest in the African continent. The airport has direct international connections to several destinations in Africa, the Middle East, Asia, Europe and the United States and domestic connections Johannesburg and Durban.
The A01 MyCiTi bus runs between Cape Town Civic Centre and the Airport, costing around R70 and running every 20 minutes.
Further travel information is available on the Cape Town Stadium guide above.