Plus, in-depth profiles of every player in Warren Gatland’s squad LATEST RUGBY WORLD MAGAZINE SUBSCRIPTION DEALS Former France hooker Benjamin Kayser looks ahead to the set-piece contest between the Lions and the SpringboksSouth Africa look to dominate a scrum against England during the RWC 2019 final (AFP/Getty Images)8. Summer Tests PreviewRW columnist Stephen Jones looks ahead to the July fixtures for England, Ireland, Scotland and Wales. Plus, he discusses the importance of A teams9. The role of the fly-halfIs the No 10 still rugby’s most important position? Jacob Whitehead reports on the changing role of the modern stand-off10. Mechanics of a rugby signingSam Larner speaks to a director of rugby, an agent and a head of recruitment to find out how transfers happen in the oval-ball game11. The Lion v The OxLions winger Anthony Watson and Liverpool midfielder Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain talk to RW’s Alan Dymock about the use of statistics in modern sport12. The Secret Player“Nobody in professional rugby chooses how you exit the building.” Our former pro discusses loyalty in professional rugbyPlus, there’s all this…A debate on whether the 2021 tour will be the toughest in Lions historyBristol scrum-half Harry Randall talks belief, box-kicking and BearsShort-listed rugby images from the World Sports Photography AwardsFrance hooker Julien Marchand on how he’s overcome setbacks to thriveHow to run cheat lines – tips from Wales scrum-half Lloyd WilliamsRising Stars Jac Morgan and Louie JohnsonThe Secret Referee on the laws around replacementsInside the mind of Bath back-rower Josh BaylissA rant on the ‘captain’s challenge’ law trialAustralia referee Amy Perrett on preparing for the Tokyo OlympicsGrass-roots clubs newsCoach Dave Ward on his plans for Bristol Bears WomenRugby World magazine’s July 2021 issue is on sale from 8 June to 12 July 2021. TAGS: Highlight FREE Lions wallchart with bumper edition of Rugby World magazineThe British & Irish Lions 2021 tour is less than a month away and the latest edition of Rugby World magazine is full of insight and interviews ahead of the series in South Africa. Plus, there is a FREE Lions wallchart.On top of all the Lions content, inside the bumper 124-page July 2021 edition we look ahead to the home nations’ summer Tests, analyse the role of the fly-half and explain how rugby transfers work, as well as much more.A dozen reasons to get the new issue of Rugby World1. Free Lions wallchartAll this year’s Lions fixtures, including kick-off times and TV details – and space for you to fill in the results as the tour goes on2. Lions player profilesThe complete guide to the 2021 British & Irish Lions squad, with in-depth profiles of every player selected by Warren GatlandLIONS 2021 LATEST NEWS3. Exclusive Lions interviewsWe speak to four members of this year’s touring party – Jack Conan, Stuart Hogg, Courtney Lawes and Liam Williams. Plus, Lions defence coach Steve Tandy reflects on his rugby journey while head of strength and conditioning Paul ‘Bobby’ Stridgeon talks tours, tides and treats4. South African viewpointSpringboks assistant coach Mzwandile Stick provides an insight into the world champions’ preparations and ambitions. Plus, Peter de Villiers, Jaque Fourie and Morné Steyn reflect on the Boks’ 2009 series win over the Lions5. Lions scrum-half analysisOur resident analyst, Sean Holley, assesses the skill-sets of Gareth Davies, Conor Murray and Ali Price – and names his pick for the No 9 shirt in South Africa6. The Springbok who lived in a caveFormer South Africa centre Gcobani Bobo discusses a life-changing experience with RW’s Alan Pearey7. The scrum battle Can’t get to the shops? You can download the digital edition of Rugby World straight to your tablet or subscribe to the print edition to get the magazine delivered to your door.Follow Rugby World on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter.