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Last Updated: Saturday, 4 June 2005, 06:55 GMT 07:55 UK
Bay of Plenty v Lions photos

Captain Brian O'Driscoll leads the British and Lions

Captain Brian O'Driscoll leads the British and Irish Lions out for the first time as they face the Bay of Plenty in Rotorua

Josh Lewsey scores a try for the British and Irish Lions

The Lions enjoy a dream start as Josh Lewsey finishes a great move to score a try after just two minutes

Lions captain Brian O'Driscoll goes on a run

O'Driscoll is in the thick of things as the Lions play some wonderful free-flowing rugby in the opening ten minutes

Josh Lewsey runs with the ball

Lewsey goes over for a second score, and another for Mark Cueto puts the Lions firmly in control

Colin Bourke scores a try for Bay of Plenty

The Lions roar into a 17-0 lead before the Bay of Plenty get their act together and score through Colin Bourke

Lawrence Dallaglio falls awkwardly on his ankle

The tourists suffer a huge blow when Lawrence Dallaglio falls awkwardly on his ankle

The Lions vice-captain Lawrence Dallaglio suffers an ankle injury

The Lions vice-captain lies prone on the turf and the physio's immediately signal to the bench that it is serious

Bay of Plenty's Grant McQuoid runs at the Lions defence

The Bay of Plenty's fightback continues after Dallaglio's injury and the Lions are relived to go in at half-time level at 17-17

Lions scrum-half Dwayne Peel

Scrum-half Dwayne Peel plays well as the Lions weather a sustained onslaught from the home side

Lions scrum-half Dwayne Peel celebrates scoring a try

The Welshman's good display is rewarded with a crucial try to give the Lions breathing space

Lions centre Gordon D'Arcy scores a try

Nerves are put to rest as a brilliant break from Lewsey allows Gordon D'Arcy to go over and seal a 34-20 win

Josh Lewsey and O'Driscoll

The Lions celebrate victory, but their joy is tempered by the news that Dallaglio is out of the tour with a fractured ankle


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