Highlanders break out from deep to beat Lions

12 March 2016 - 12:54 By REUTERS

The Otago Highlanders' scored three long-range tries for a 34-15 victory against the Lions at Otago Regional Stadium on Saturday, ending the South Africans' hopes of returning home unbeaten from their three-match road trip.The Highlanders, who had led 10-3 at halftime, put the game beyond doubt with two tries within the space of three minutes shortly after the break to extend the gap to 21 points, causing the Lions players to lose their composure.

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