South Africa's franchises have won just 29% of matches against New Zealand opposition in 2015. It's a record that may worsen in the coming weeks. JON CARDINELLI reports.
The only surprise at the unveiling of the Springbok training squads was the omission of veteran lock Flip van der Merwe. JON CARDINELLI reports.
The Lions overturned a half-time deficit to claim a 34-29 bonus-point victory over the Cheetahs on Saturday. BRENTON CHELIN reports.
The Lions will rely on Elton Jantjies' game-breaking abilities to pick up a bonus-point win over the Cheetahs at Ellis Park on Saturday, writes BRENTON CHELIN.
Lions flank Derick Minnie has been ruled out for the rest of the season ahead of his side's clash with the Cheetahs at Ellis Park.
Johan Ackermann feels that Elton Jantjies's leadership and game management will be crucial to the Lions' success over the next seven matches. JON CARDINELLI reports.
The Vodacom Bulls will strengthen their claim for a home semi-final if they down the Stormers in Cape Town this Saturday. JON CARDINELLI reports.
The Lions withstood a late surge by the Sharks to win 23-21 in Johannesburg on Saturday. JON CARDINELLI reports.
Former Test referee Jonathan Kaplan says the Lions were entitled to take the quick restart that caught the Vodacom Bulls off-guard at Ellis Park last Saturday.
The goal-kicking and game management of Elton Jantjies may be the difference in a clash between two desperate South African teams at Ellis Park, writes JON CARDINELLI.