• Vodafone PlayerConnect elite performance dashboard supports British & Irish Lions on tour

    13 days ago - By Pocket-lint

    Following the British & Irish Lions 1888 Cup win over Japan at Murrayfield Stadium, Scotland, at the end of June, the team is now on the 2021 Tour in South Africa. A punishing schedule deserves a thorough set of training tools, but in addition to its world-class support team, the tech angle to the team's success comes courtesy of Vodafone. The British network provider has a toolset - which it calls PlayerConnect - that's being used by the team throughout the 2021 Tour to operate as an aggregate dashboard for critical training information. Using GPS tracking, impact data from players'...
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  • How to watch the British & Irish Lions against South Africa on TV and online

    How to watch the British & Irish Lions against South Africa on TV and online

    13 days ago - By Pocket-lint

    Every 4 years, the best of the English, Irish, Scottish and Welsh teams combine for a special tour as the British & Irish Lions. The history of the Lions runs back to 1888, when the first British & Irish Lions tour went to Australia and New Zealand, playing 35 games during the 249 day long tour. Things are very different these days, but the Lions still tour, with visits to Australia, New Zealand and South Africa every 4 years. In 2021, the tour heads to South Africa, with a schedule packed full of rubgy. Here's the fixtures and where you can watch the British & Irish Lions tour on TV. When...
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