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LIONS

Revolution – The Lions Saga

An in-depth look at the Lions' rise from despair to becoming South Africa's best Super Rugby team.


Lions need Elton to kick on

Elton Jantjies's goal-kicking could prove the difference in a closely contested semi-final between the Lions and Highlanders at Ellis Park on Saturday, writes JON CARDINELLI.


Lions without Whiteley

Ruan Ackermann will start at No 8 for the Lions in Saturday's semi-final against the Highlanders at Ellis Park. 


Lions set for aerial test

The Lions should expect another aerial bombardment when they host the Highlanders in the semi-final at Ellis Park on Saturday, writes JON CARDINELLI.


Lions add Smit to interim squad

Dillon Smit has been named in the Lions' preliminary squad as injury cover for Ross Cronjé for Saturday's semi-final against the Highlanders at Ellis Park.


Lions wait on Cronjé

Scrumhalf Ross Cronjé is an injury doubt for the Lions' semi-final against the Highlanders in Johannesburg on Saturday.


SuperSport post-match wrap: Lions vs Crusaders

Interviews with Franco Mostert, Kieran Read and Warren Whiteley, as well as analysis from Nick Mallett and Co.


Ackermann: Early tries boosted Lions

Lions coach Johan Ackermann says a good start played a big part in his side's 42-25 quarter-final win against the Crusaders at Ellis Park.


Lions need Chiefs to fire

Wins for the Lions and the Chiefs in the coming semi-finals will see the Super Rugby decider being staged at Ellis Park for the first time, writes JON CARDINELLI.


Highlights: Lions vs Crusaders (2016)

The hosts scored five tries in their 42-25 quarter-final win at Ellis Park.


Lions crush Crusaders

The Lions produced an irrepressible performance to clinch an emphatic 42-25 win over the Crusaders in Saturday’s quarter-final at Ellis Park. CRAIG LEWIS reports.


Elton must guide Lions

Accurate game management from Elton Jantjies will be key to the Lions' cause in Saturday’s quarter-final against the Crusaders at Ellis Park, writes CRAIG LEWIS.


Whiteley set to face Crusaders

Warren Whiteley has been cleared to start at No 8 for the Lions' quarter-final against the Crusaders at Ellis Park on Saturday.


Qualifier preview (Round 16)

There's little to play for in the final round of Currie Cup Qualifiers, with Griquas, Boland and the Pumas having already secured their place in the Premier Division.


Joubert in charge of Ellis Park clash

Craig Joubert has been appointed to referee Saturday's Super Rugby quarter-final between the Lions and Crusaders in Johannesburg.


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