Ian McGeechan will run fitness tests on two players on the morning of the British & Irish Lions opening game against a Royal XV to see if they are fit to play.
There are concerns over an insect bite to Wales No 8 Andy Powell's right hand that became infected. The other worry is over a calf strain sustained by Irish back row man Stephen Ferris.
Powell is due to start the game at the Royal Bafokeng Sports Palace at No 8, while Ferris is among the replacements. No replacements have been named by the Lions as yet should either Powell or Ferris fail their tests.
In the fifth of a series of interviews, British & Irish Lions fans reminisce on their favourite tour memories. Here Colin Moffitt recounts his trip to Australia for the triumphant 2013 tour against the Wallabies.
Victory on a British & Irish Lions tour, alongside some memorable performances in the red of Wales, has seen Mike Phillips follow in the footsteps of legendary compatriots like JPR Williams and Phil Bennett - and it is a legacy he may have been destined to join since his junior days at Whitland RFC.
There is nothing quite like being on Tour! The buzz and atmosphere generated on a Lions Tour is memorable. Here's what some of the travelling fans thought of their trip to Australia in 2013. Secure your place for New Zealand 2017 at www.lionstour.com
Ryan Grant displayed some impressive singing skills while on tour with the British & Irish Lions. The full release of Lions Raw will be available on DVD and Blu-Ray from October 28th. Pre-order on Amazon.