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SuperSport post-match wrap: Lions vs Crusaders

Interviews with Franco Mostert, Kieran Read and Warren Whiteley, as well as analysis from Nick Mallett and Co.


Kolisi out for three months

Siya Kolisi is set to miss the Rugby Championship after sustaining a knee injury during the Stormers' Super Rugby quarter-final.


Hansen extends All Blacks contract

All Blacks coach Steve Hansen has been reappointed through to the 2019 World Cup.


Lions look like champions

The Lions were ruthless in smashing the Crusaders at Ellis Park, writes MARK KEOHANE in Business Day.


More Lions can boost Boks

Rohan Janse van Rensburg, Malcolm Marx and Courtnall Skosan would all be fully deserving of Springbok call-ups for the Rugby Championship, writes CRAIG LEWIS.


What we’ve learned

Five lessons from the past weekend's Super Rugby quarter-finals, according to CRAIG LEWIS.


‘Marx like a No 8 playing hooker’

What former Bok coach NICK MALLETT had to say on SuperSport about the Super Rugby quarter-finals involving South African teams.


Ackermann: Early tries boosted Lions

Lions coach Johan Ackermann says a good start played a big part in his side's 42-25 quarter-final win against the Crusaders at Ellis Park.


Lions marry brains with brawn

The Lions will be genuine title contenders following a quarter-final performance that exuded as much intensity as it did intelligence, writes JON CARDINELLI.


Lions need Chiefs to fire

Wins for the Lions and the Chiefs in the coming semi-finals will see the Super Rugby decider being staged at Ellis Park for the first time, writes JON CARDINELLI.


Burger: Conferences must go

Schalk Burger believes that a return to a round-robin format will improve the standard of play as well as the level of interest in the Super Rugby tournament. JON CARDINELLI reports.


‘Loss was an embarrassment’

Sharks captain Beast Mtawarira is ashamed of his side's 41-0 quarter-final defeat to the Hurricanes in Wellington.


Highlights: Lions vs Crusaders (2016)

The hosts scored five tries in their 42-25 quarter-final win at Ellis Park.


Highlights: Stormers vs Chiefs (2016)

The visitors scored eight tries in their crushing 60-21 quarter-final win at Newlands.


Lions crush Crusaders

The Lions produced an irrepressible performance to clinch an emphatic 42-25 win over the Crusaders in Saturday’s quarter-final at Ellis Park. CRAIG LEWIS reports.


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