Last Updated: 09/11/19 9:18am
Ken Maumalo dives over to score for New Zealand
Great Britain fell toÂ a third successive defeat on their tour of the southern hemisphere as they were beaten 23-8 in the second Test against New Zealand in Christchurch.
Great Britain’s re-appearance after a 12-year absence is turning into a shambles after they suffered a third straight defeat.
Beaten 14-6 in their opening game by a Tongan Invitational XIII, the Lions went down 12-8 in the first Test to New Zealand and were beaten again on Saturday, meaning they lose the series 2-0.
The whitewash piles the pressure on coach Wayne Bennett, whose contract is up at the end of the year and leaves Britain looking for consolation when they round off the tour against Papua New Guinea in Port Moresby next Saturday.
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