Elton Jantjies's kicking and attacking option-taking earned the Lions a historic semi-final win against the Highlanders, according to SARugbymag.co.za’s Opta-powered stats.
The hosts claimed a comfortable 25-9 win in the first Super Rugby semi-final in Wellington.
The Hurricanes will host the Super Rugby final after securing an impressive 25-9 win over the Chiefs in Saturday’s semi-final in Wellington. CRAIG LEWIS reports.
An in-depth look at the Lions' rise from despair to becoming South Africa's best Super Rugby team.
Elton Jantjies's goal-kicking could prove the difference in a closely contested semi-final between the Lions and Highlanders at Ellis Park on Saturday, writes JON CARDINELLI.
The influence of the respective halfback combinations will be a key factor in Saturday’s semi-final between the Hurricanes and Chiefs in Wellington, writes CRAIG LEWIS.
Ruan Ackermann will start at No 8 for the Lions in Saturday's semi-final against the Highlanders at Ellis Park.
James Lentjes will start at openside flank for the Highlanders against the Lions in Saturday's semi-final at Ellis Park.
Tawera Kerr-Barlow will start at scrumhalf for the Chiefs against the Hurricanes in Saturday's semi-final in Wellington.
Hurricanes captain Dane Coles will be given until Saturday to prove his fitness for their Super Rugby semi-final against the Chiefs in Wellington.