Springbok and Lions wing Aphiwe Dyantyi has decided to contest his doping charge after testing positive for three banned substances in August.
The Sharks have announced the signings of Lions players James Venter and Madosh Tambwe for the 2020 Vodacom Super Rugby season.
The Free State Cheetahs produced a superior first-half performance to down the Golden Lions 31-28 in the Currie Cup final in Bloemfontein on Saturday, writes JON CARDINELLI.
Lions coach Ivan van Rooyen says his side will look to put together an 80-minute performance in the Currie Cup final against the Cheetahs on Saturday.
Dylan Smith will start after the Lions have made one injury-enforced change to their starting lineup for the Currie Cup final against the Cheetahs.
Free State Cheetahs coach Franco Smith says he is proud about what he has been able to achieve with the team ahead of the Currie Cup final on Saturday.
Referee Marius van der Westhuizen will be in charge of the Currie Cup final between the Cheetahs and Lions in Bloemfontein on Saturday.
The Dale College Old Boys Union has released a statement in support of Aphiwe Dyantyi following the wing’s positive test for banned substances.
The Golden Lions booked a spot in the 2019 Currie Cup final after claiming a 34-19 victory over Griquas at Ellis Park on Saturday.
Mariette Adams and Dylan Jack debate which of the four teams in the Currie Cup playoffs are favourites for the title.