magazine-issue

LIONS

Highlights: Bulls vs Lions (2016)

The visitors scored seven tries in their 56-20 win at Loftus.


Lethal Lions hammer Bulls

The Lions clinched a 56-20 bonus-point win over the Bulls in Pretoria on Saturday, writes CRAIG LEWIS.


WP end Griquas’ winning streak

Western Province edged Griquas 24-23 at Newlands, while there were also Currie Cup qualifier wins for the Blue Bulls, Leopards and Griffons on Saturday.


Lions face depth test

The Lions’ ability to cope in the absence of injured flyhalf Elton Jantjies will be key to their cause against the Bulls in Pretoria on Saturday, writes CRAIG LEWIS.


Boshoff back for Lions

Marnitz Boshoff has replaced the injured Elton Jantjies in one of seven changes to the Lions’ starting lineup for Saturday’s clash with the Bulls at Loftus.


Jantjies blow for Lions, Boks

Elton Jantjies has been ruled out for three to four weeks after fracturing a finger against the Jaguares on Saturday.


Highlights: Lions vs Jaguares (2016)

The hosts ran in eight tries to claim a convincing 52-24 win at Ellis Park.


Lions control own fate

The Lions have strengthened their position at the top of the South African group while the Stormers have slipped down to fourth for the first time in 2016, writes JON CARDINELLI.


Lions thrash Jaguares

The Lions scored eight tries in their 52-24 hammering of the Jaguares in Johannesburg on Saturday. JON CARDINELLI reports.


Combrinck cut Jaguares to shreds

Ruan Combrinck and his Lions teammates racked up some impressive running metres against the Jaguares, according to SARugbymag.co.za's Opta-powered stats.


Boland snatch win from Valke

The Boland Cavaliers scored two late tries to beat the Valke 24-22 in round seven of the Currie Cup qualifiers, while there were also wins for the Free State XV, Leopards, Western Province and Golden Lions XV on Friday.


Lions to punish Jaguares’ errors

Defence will be the best form of attack when the Lions host the freestyling Jaguares at Ellis Park on Saturday, writes JON CARDINELLI.


Lions chop and change

Lock Lourens Erasmus will earn his first start in one of six changes to the Lions run-on XV for Saturday's match against the Jaguares in Johannesburg.


Combrinck extends Lions stay

Lions wing Ruan Combrinck has signed a deal that will keep him in Johannesburg until the end of the 2018 season.


Lions rise, Stormers stumble

The Lions have moved to the top of the South African group while the race for the Africa 1 title has opened up after the Stormers' unexpected draw in Singapore, writes JON CARDINELLI.


Get our daily email update. Subscribe to the SA Rugby magazine newsletter: