Lifelink vs protection

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If a blocking creature has protection from black.  The attacking creature has lifelink....  Would the lifelink happen or is the damaged reduced to 0?
And the attacking creature is black..
If a blocking creature has protection from black.  The attacking creature has lifelink....  Would the lifelink happen or is the damaged reduced to 0?


The damage is prevented, so it is never dealt, so lifelink doesn't apply to anything and no life is gained.
 
The damage would be prevented, so no damage would be dealt.  Since no damage is dealt the player would not gain any life from lifelink.

DCI Level 2 Judge

Rockford, Illinois

Thanks for the quick response.....