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LIONS

Jones brace sinks Lions

Huw Jones scored two tries as Western Province claimed an important 39-3 bonus-point win against the Golden Lions at Newlands on Friday. JON CARDINELLI reports.


Currie Cup preview (Round 6)

Western Province and the Golden Lions will engage in a clash that could potentially determine their playoff fate in Cape Town on Friday. MARIETTE ADAMS reports.


Bulls send more players Kings’ way

The Blue Bulls have released four players to join the Kings on loan for the duration of the Pro14.


Lions forced to reshuffle

Coach Swys de Bruin has made four personnel changes and two positional swaps to the Golden Lions' starting XV for Friday’s match against Western Province at Newlands.


Lions duo escapes punishment

Golden Lions pair Robbie Coetzee and Rohan Janse Van Rensburg have been cleared to play following their respective disciplinary hearings on Monday.


Sharks stun 14-man Lions

The Sharks overturned a 26-point deficit to clinch a stunning 47-31 win over a 14-man Golden Lions side at Ellis Park on Saturday night. CRAIG LEWIS reports.


‘I couldn’t say no to Lions’

Victor Matfield says he couldn’t turn down the chance to work with former mentor Swys de Bruin at the Lions.


Rohan starts for Lions

Newly appointed Golden Lions coach Swys de Bruin has made 11 changes to the starting XV for their game against the Sharks at Ellis Park.


Matfield joins Lions coaches

Former Springbok lock Victor Matfield has been named the Lions' new forwards coach.


Ackermann joins dad at Gloucester

English club Gloucester have confirmed the signing of Lions loose forward Ruan Ackermann.


Kwagga cops four-week ban

Kwagga Smith has been suspended for four weeks for playing Crusaders fullback David Havili in the air during the Super Rugby final on Saturday.


Skosan’s tribute to Ackermann

The Lions wing pays tribute to Johan Ackermann, who will join Gloucester this week.


Ackermann on Lions highlights

Departing coach Johan Ackermann looks back at his time at the Lions.


Ackermann on Kwagga’s red card

Lions coach Johan Ackermann talks about the red card given to flank Kwagga Smith during the Super Rugby final.


Ackermann on losing final

Lions coach Johan Ackermann says losing the Super Rugby final won't define his team.


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