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LIONS

New-look Lions to face Boland

Johan Ackermann has made wholesale changes to the Lions team that will take on Boland this Friday.


Griquas tame Lions

Griquas ended the Golden Lions' 13-match Currie Cup winning streak with a 30-24 victory in Kimberley on Saturday. SIMON BORCHARDT reports.


Lions tweak for Griquas

Coach Johan Ackermann has made three changes to the Lions side ahead of Saturday's match against Griquas in Kimberley.


Lions punish Pumas

The Golden Lions scored 10 tries as they roared to a resounding 68-26 win over the Pumas at Ellis Park on Saturday. CRAIG LEWIS reports.


Currie Cup preview (Round 2)

The Free State Cheetahs will battle to contain a rampant Blue Bulls side in Bloemfontein on Saturday, writes JON CARDINELLI.


Dual captaincy for Lions

Scrumhalf Ross Cronjé and centre Howard Mnisi will co-captain the Golden Lions against the Pumas at Ellis Park on Saturday.


Kwagga back in Lions squad

The defending champion Golden Lions have named a strong 37-man squad for the 2016 Currie Cup tournament.


Highlights: 2016 Super Rugby final

The Hurricanes scored two tries in their 20-3 win against the Lions in Wellington.


Hurricanes power to glory

The Hurricanes turned defence into attack to beat the Lions 20-3 in Wellington on Saturday and claim their first Super Rugby title. JON CARDINELLI reports.


Canes tactically outplayed Lions

TJ Perenara and Beauden Barrett outplayed their halfback counterparts in the Super Rugby final, according to SARugbymag.co.za’s Opta-powered stats.


Defence to decide final

The breakdown contest between Ardie Savea and Jaco Kriel as well as the gainline battle will determine the outcome of the Super Rugby final in Wellington this Saturday, writes JON CARDINELLI.


Whiteley back for Lions

Warren Whiteley will start at No 8 for the Lions in Saturday's Super Rugby final against the Hurricanes in Wellington.


‘Lions take attacking opportunities’

Brendan Venter says a Lions' Super Rugby title triumph would be a similar achievement to Leicester City winning the English Premier League.


Whiteley set to face Canes

Lions coach Johan Ackermann says he is ‘positive’ that captain Warren Whiteley will be able to feature in this Saturday’s final against the Hurricanes in Wellington. CRAIG LEWIS reports.


Why Lions will lose

A Kiwi rugby writer has provided five reasons why the Lions won't win the Super Rugby final against the Hurricanes.


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