Lions hold their breath for Jantjies

2016-05-02 13:20

It won’t only be the Lions, but SA rugby in general will be holding their breath on news that Emirates Lions flyhalf Elton Jantjies is again injured.

Stormers, Lions stop to lick wounds

2016-05-01 09:37

After a bloody weekend results-wise, it is gradually looking trickier for a SA team to win Super Rugby this year, says Rob Houwing.

Hurricanes put Lions to the sword

2016-04-30 18:51

The Hurricanes have convincingly beaten the Lions in their Super Rugby encounter in Johannesburg.

Lions call on rookie prop

2016-04-28 12:50

Lions coach Johan Ackermann has named his team for Saturday’s Super Rugby clash against the Hurricanes in Johannesburg.

Bulls get SA referee in Perth

2016-04-26 10:30

South Africa’s Jaco van Heerden will referee the Bulls’ Super Rugby clash against the Force in Perth.

Not enough black players in Lions team

2016-04-25 08:58

While the Lions are impressing in Super Rugby, they are seemingly in trouble on the transformation front.

Lions maul Southern Kings

2016-04-23 19:01

The Lions secured a bonus point victory over the Southern Kings in a Super Rugby encounter in Port Elizabeth.

Lions suffer Coetzee blow

2016-04-21 14:27

The Lions have suffered a blow with the news that fullback Andries Coetzee suffered an injury in training.

Pukke star joins Lions

2016-04-20 17:05

The Golden Lions Rugby Union has announced the signing of utility back Sylvian Mahuza.

Rasta to ref Kings v Lions derby

2016-04-19 11:51

Rasta Rasivhenge will referee the South African Super Rugby derby between the Southern Kings and Lions in Port Elizabeth.


Lions face test of character

2016-05-02 10:25

Lions coach Johan Ackermann believes his side face their biggest “test of character” as a squad since he took over as coach.

As it happened: Lions 17-50 Hurricanes

2016-04-30 18:55

See how the action unfolded in the Super Rugby clash between the Lions and Hurricanes in Johannesburg.

Fifita starts against Lions

2016-04-29 07:50

Lock Vaea Fifita's elevation to the starting team represents the only change to the Hurricanes starting XV named to play the Lions.

Lions prop out for six months

2016-04-26 10:31

Lions prop Ruan Dreyer will be sidelined for an extended period with a wrist injury.

Dreyer injury blow for Lions

2016-04-25 16:52

The Lions have confirmed that prop Ruan Dreyer will need to undergo surgery to repair a fractured right wrist.

Stormers surge to ‘proper’ second

2016-04-25 06:00

The Stormers and Lions have continued their purposeful marches toward prime places in the Super Rugby KO phase, writes Rob Houwing

Sharks flirt with 2016 anonymity

2016-04-21 22:00

The Sharks have faded to such an extent after a fine start that victory against the champions in Dunedin looks a tall order, warns Rob Houwing.

New front row for Lions

2016-04-21 12:25

Lions coach Johan Ackermann has named his team for their South African Super Rugby derby against the Southern Kings.

S18: SA side could still top it

2016-04-20 14:00

Rob Houwing explains why it is still quite feasible for a South African team to earn pole position for the Super Rugby ‘KO’ phase.

Marx blow for Lions

2016-04-18 21:13

The Lions have suffered a blow with the news that hooker Malcolm Marx is sidelined with a neck injury.

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