Sam Whitelock All Blacks training 2017

All Blacks man Sam Whitelock has said that he is looking forward to another crack at Gatland’s Lions at the weekend.

He has faced the Lions previously this tour for his club side Crusaders, but this time, he is looking for a win after the 3-12 loss for the Crusaders.

He has said to the media that he is great full for the chance to put on the fern against the Lions, stating; “It is something only a few great All Blacks get to do.”

He also went on to say that “You can see the energy (in the All Blacks camp)” so it will be tough clash if the Lions ‘weekend side’ play to their full potential.

With the All Blacks men being ready to go at the Lions, what are your predictions for the first test this weekend?