Springbok centre Rohan Janse van Rensburg has returned to training with the Lions after recovering from a knee operation.
The injury absence of Warren Whiteley is set to present both the Lions and Springboks’ coaches with plenty to ponder over their best loose-forward combination, writes CRAIG LEWIS.
Springbok and Lions winger Ruan Combrinck is set for a stint in Japan after this season's Super Rugby campaign.
Loose forward Ryan Kankowski will join the Lions for the 2017 Currie Cup tournament.
Lions hooker Robbie Coetzee will only miss one match after he was banned for five weeks following his red card offence against the Kings at Ellis Park on Sunday.
The Lions have secured a home playoff, while the Stormers and Sharks have also qualified on the back of some favourable results in round 14, writes JON CARDINELLI.
The Lions claimed a 54-10 bonus-point win against the Kings in Johannesburg on Sunday to secure the Africa 2 conference title. JON CARDINELLI reports.
Jaco Kriel will make his return from injury off the Lions bench against the Kings at Ellis Park on Sunday.
Craig Lewis makes his picks for this weekend's Super Rugby matches involving South African sides.
Lions coach Johan Ackermann explains how his team, who are deeply religious, will handle playing on a Sunday this week.
Ruan Combrinck scored a brace of tries as the Lions secured a resounding 51-14 win over the Bulls at Ellis Park on Saturday. CRAIG LEWIS reports.
The Lions have confirmed that scrumhalf Faf de Klerk will join Sale at the end of the Super Rugby season.
Coach Johan Ackermann has rotated the Lions' entire front row for Saturday's clash against the Bulls at Ellis Park.
In-form Lions players emphatically vindicated their selections for the Springboks during the June series against France, which bodes well for the business end of Super Rugby, writes CRAIG LEWIS.
The Springboks have embraced uncompromising defence as part of their new team identity and the results have been emphatic, writes JON CARDINELLI.
The British & Irish Lions must be prepared to win 'ugly' if they are to level the Test series against the All Blacks in Wellington on Saturday, writes SIMON BORCHARDT.
Sam Warburton insists the Lions will cope with the pressure ahead of the second Test against the All Blacks in Wellington.View all videos