Lions 2013: Classics-Legends Match A Massive Success

By Brendan Bradford - Given its intensity, you could be forgiven for mistaking the Classic Wallabies’ clash with the Lions Legends on Thursday night for the much anticipated Game Three Lions decider at ANZ Stadium this weekend. The self-proclaimed “old blokes with bad knees who should know better” showed all the skill and plenty of the passion that saw them rise to the top of the sport in their heydays as the Lions Legends won 29-19 in front of a huge crowd at North Sydney Oval. While fast paced and hotly contested, the match was played in great spirits – even when the floodlights went out for ten minutes – as the carnival atmosphere took over in the lead-up to the biggest match on Australian soil since the World Cup final in 2003. Some will say the score was
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