Bok barometer (Round 1)

JON CARDINELLI picks a form South African XV based on performances in round one of Super Rugby.

Mnisi’s season over

Lions centre Howard Mnisi will be out of action for at least nine months as the result of a serious knee injury.

Stormers, Lions make winning start

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.

Highlights: Cheetahs vs Lions (2017)

Rohan Janse van Rensburg scored two tries in the Lions' 28-25 win in Bloemfontein.

Lions battle past Cheetahs

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.

Eight Boks start for Lions

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.

Super Rugby preview: Lions

SuperSport chats to Warren Whiteley, Johan Ackermann, Jaco Kriel and Elton Jantjies.

Super Rugby preview: Lions

The Lions represent South Africa’s best shot at the Super Rugby title in 2017, writes JON CARDINELLI.

Nine Boks in final Lions squad

The Lions have named a 40-man squad for this year's Super Rugby competition.

Redelinghuys wins Lions’ top gong

Julian Redelinghuys was named the Lions' Player of the Year for 2016 at an awards evening at Carnival City in Johannesburg on Wednesday night.

Stormers lash Lions

The Stormers scored nine tries to beat the Lions 57-40 in a pre-season fixture at Newlands on Saturday, reports JON CARDINELLI.

Jantjies to lead Lions

Flyhalf Elton Janties will captain the Lions in their pre-season warm-up match against the Stormers at Newlands on Saturday.

Johan Ackermann on transformation

The Lions coach talks about the team's transformation plans in 2017.

Lions tame Barbarians

The Lions scored seven tries in their 49-19 win against the SupaBarbarians at Ellis Park on Saturday.

Cronjé leads Lions in friendly

Ross Cronjé will captain the Lions in their pre-season friendly against the SupaBaabaas at Wits on Saturday.

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