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Lions lose Whiteley

Warren Whiteley has been ruled out of action for six weeks after suffering a shoulder injury in Port Elizabeth.


Qualifier preview (Round 10)

The Blue Bulls will host the Sharks XV in what should be an absorbing encounter on Friday, writes MARIETTE ADAMS.


Pumas outlast Golden Lions

The Pumas beat the Golden Lions XV 35-24 in Nelspruit, while there were also Currie Cup Qualifier wins for the Blue Bulls, Griquas and Western Province on Saturday.


‘I couldn’t turn my back on Lions’

Warren Whiteley says ruling himself out of contention for the Blitzboks’ Olympic squad was one of the toughest decisions he’s had to make in his career, writes CRAIG LEWIS in Stellenbosch.


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.


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