JON CARDINELLI picks a form South African XV based on performances in round one of Super Rugby.
Lions centre Howard Mnisi will be out of action for at least nine months as the result of a serious knee injury.
The DHL Stormers and Lions recorded important derby wins, while the Sharks blew a golden opportunity on the opening weekend of the 2017 Super Rugby tournament, writes JON CARDINELLI.
Rohan Janse van Rensburg scored two tries in the Lions' 28-25 win in Bloemfontein.
Rohan Janse van Rensburg scored a brace of tries as the Lions snatched a 28-25 win over the Cheetahs in Bloemfontein on Saturday. CRAIG LEWIS reports.
Lions coach Johan Ackermann has named eight Test players and one Super Rugby debutant in his match 23 for Saturday's game against the Cheetahs in Bloemfontein.
SuperSport chats to Warren Whiteley, Johan Ackermann, Jaco Kriel and Elton Jantjies.
The Lions represent South Africa’s best shot at the Super Rugby title in 2017, writes JON CARDINELLI.
The Lions have named a 40-man squad for this year's Super Rugby competition.
Julian Redelinghuys was named the Lions' Player of the Year for 2016 at an awards evening at Carnival City in Johannesburg on Wednesday night.
The Stormers scored nine tries to beat the Lions 57-40 in a pre-season fixture at Newlands on Saturday, reports JON CARDINELLI.
Flyhalf Elton Janties will captain the Lions in their pre-season warm-up match against the Stormers at Newlands on Saturday.
The Lions coach talks about the team's transformation plans in 2017.
The Lions scored seven tries in their 49-19 win against the SupaBarbarians at Ellis Park on Saturday.
Ross Cronjé will captain the Lions in their pre-season friendly against the SupaBaabaas at Wits on Saturday.
Jean-Luc du Plessis could become a serious contender in the battle for the Springbok No 10 jersey, writes SIMNIKIWE XABANISA.
The addition of Brendan Venter to the Springbok coaching staff would be a massive coup, writes CRAIG LEWIS.
The South African teams’ attempt to match the Kiwi sides for tempo and intensity may backfire in the long run, writes JON CARDINELLI.
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