Super Rugby preview: Lions

The Lions will go into the 2015 Vodacom Super Rugby season brimming with confidence.

Ackermann staying put

Lions coach Johan Ackermann has dismissed suggestions that he could be moving to Japan in the near future.

Ellis Park to be renamed

Ellis Park will be called Emirates Airline Park as part of the Lions' new five-year sponsorship deal with the company.

Whiteley scoops Lions’ top award

Golden Lions captain Warren Whiteley was named Player of the Year at the annual GLRU Player Awards at Ellis Park.

Lions don’t blame Boshoff

Warren Whiteley says the Golden Lions had enough chances to win the Currie Cup final and don’t blame Marnitz Boshoff for the missed penalty at the death. JON CARDINELLI reports.

WP glory as Boshoff blows it

Western Province claimed their 33rd Currie Cup title with a dramatic 19-16 win against the Golden Lions at Newlands on Saturday. SIMON BORCHARDT reports.

Currie Cup fever hits Cape Town

What the Cape newspapers are saying ahead of Saturday's final at Newlands.

Lions need Kriel to cook

Jaco Kriel and the Golden Lions forwards will push WP to the brink in the Currie Cup final at Newlands this Saturday, writes JON CARDINELLI.

Kriel fit, Lions change one

Golden Lions flank Jaco Kriel has been passed fit and will start the Currie Cup final against Western Province at Newlands.

Lions to stick with attacking game

Golden Lions coach Johan Ackermann says his side will continue to play running rugby in the Currie Cup final against Western Province at Newlands on Saturday.

Lions smash shocking Sharks

The Golden Lions ran in six tries to book their place in the Currie Cup final with a 50-20 victory over the Sharks at Ellis Park on Saturday. BRENTON CHELIN reports.

Golden Lions on Currie Cup semi-final

Boots & All talks to Warren Whiteley and Johan Ackermann about the Lions' Currie Cup semi-final against the Sharks at Ellis Park on Saturday.

Boshoff to sink Sharks

Marnitz Boshoff's greater tactical intelligence could make all the difference against the Sharks at Ellis Park on Saturday, writes BRENTON CHELIN.

Same again for Lions

Johan Ackermann has named an unchanged team for the Golden Lions' semi-final against the Sharks at Ellis Park.

Lions sticking to their guns

The Golden Lions will continue with their attacking mindset in Saturday's semi-final at Ellis Park, says captain Warren Whiteley. BRENTON CHELIN reports.

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