Springbok and Lions No 8, Warren Whiteley, has replaced Eben Etzebeth as president of the South African Rugby Players’ Association.
Former Bok lock Stephan Lewies is set to join the Lions ahead of the 2019 Super Rugby season. CRAIG LEWIS reports.
Akker van der Merwe says he is happy to keep rotating at the Sharks, but does not want to be typecast as a super-sub. DYLAN JACK reports.
The Lions’ home and away jerseys for the 2019 Super Rugby season have a symbolic triangular motif.
SA Rugby has confirmed that the South African franchises will play their local derbies in next year’s Super Rugby in kits inspired by Marvel superheroes.
The Lions and SA Rugby are set to continue the fight for Franco Mostert after the lock made his Gloucester debut this weekend.
Franco Mostert is set to make his Gloucester debut after being a shock inclusion on the bench for their Premiership match against the Worcester Warriors.
Gloucester coach Johan Ackermann says lock Franco Mostert has joined the squad, but is awaiting clearance from World Rugby to play.
Malcolm Marx is doing his best to improve his lineout throwing following a disappointing showing on the Springboks’ end-of-year tour to Europe.
SA Rugby has asked World Rugby to intervene with and settle the ongoing contractual dispute between the Lions and Gloucester about the services of Franco Mostert.