'Tahs inspire ball-in-hand Lions

2014-10-24 08:12

The Golden Lions will draw inspiration from Super Rugby champions the Waratahs when they face WP in the Currie Cup final.

Lions players deserve Bok call-up

2014-10-20 13:38

Emma says the Lions scrum is capable of beating the Springboks' front row.

Five talking points: Cape Cobras vs Lions

2014-10-20 11:41

An excellent batting display saw the Cape Cobras post an impressive 337/3 and cruise to victory by 53 runs over the Lions, Saadiq Samsodien looks at the talking points from the match.

Sharks will face a tough Lions outfit

2014-10-15 15:39

Jacques says the group stage encounter between the Lions and the Sharks will have little bearing on Saturday's semi-final.

Lions pose big challenge at home

2014-10-14 11:17

Trav says Sharks fans should be weary of the formidable Lions, especially at Ellis Park.

SA’s cream have fair draws

2014-09-18 12:12

Rob Houwing reckons South Africa’s “big three” powers have little to grumble about in 2015 Super Rugby roster terms.

Valentine's Day 'date' for Bulls, Stormers

2014-09-18 07:22

The Bulls will host the Stormers in the opening round of Super Rugby action in 2015 - on February 14.

Pace-setters clash at Newlands

2014-08-22 14:22

Bonus-point wins will be a thing of the past for either WP or the Golden Lions by the time their third-round Currie Cup clash ends.

Lions fullback heads abroad

2014-07-31 09:00

English club Exeter Chiefs have signed Lions fullback Chrysander Botha ahead of the new Premiership season.

Britz excited about new chapter

2014-07-17 10:05

Willie Britz is looking forward to returning "home" when he continues his career at the Cheetahs in 2015.

Lions boast awesome foursome

2014-07-15 14:10

This year's Super Rugby surprise packages, the Lions, are in a fortunate position to have four former Springbok stars at their helm.

Lions' tenacity rewarded

2014-07-13 16:45

The Lions' best-ever Super Rugby season came to an emphatic climax with their biggest victory in the competition.

As it happened: Lions v Cheetahs

2014-07-12 16:30

A recap of how the action unfolded in the Super Rugby match between the Lions and Cheetahs.

Franco to get big send-off

2014-07-10 19:07

The Lions will be looking to give lock Franco van der Merwe a memorable send-off in their final match of the S15 season.

Jantjies starts at 10 for Lions

2014-07-10 11:44

Elton Jantjies will start at flyhalf for the Lions in their final Super Rugby clash of the season against the Cheetahs.

Lions roar past Rebels

2014-07-04 21:12

The Lions have comprehensively beaten the Rebels in their Super Rugby clash at Ellis Park in Johannesburg.

Lions aim to finish strong

2014-07-03 17:44

The Lions hope to finish their season in the way they started it, defying their critics by having their best ever Super Rugby season.

Lions set to bow out in style

2014-07-01 17:13

The Lions will be looking to finish the round-robin stage of the S15 with a flourish to complete one of their best seasons.

A choice of Bok 10s for Lions

2014-07-01 11:30

Lions coach Johan Ackermann will have to decide which backline general will be his first choice on Friday.

Lions' Jantjies Japan-bound

2014-06-10 08:03

Lions flyhalf Elton Jantjies is set to head to Japan and won't be available for the Currie Cup competition later this year.

Boks suffer De Allende setback

2014-06-02 19:18

Damian de Allende was forced to withdraw from the Springbok squad and will be replaced by Marnitz Boshoff.

Bulls aim to add to Lions' woes

2014-05-29 22:08

The Bulls will have their 11th straight victory over the Lions in their sights when they travel to Ellis Park.

Lions tamed by the Force

2014-05-24 14:08

Captain Matt Hodgson has scored his second double of the season to help the Force beat the Lions in their Super Rugby clash.

Lions desperate for win

2014-05-22 21:00

The Lions will be looking to turn back the clock to 2007 when they finish their Australasian Super Rugby tour in Perth.

Steenkamp starts against Lions

2014-05-22 11:08

South African lock Wilhelm Steenkamp will return to the Western Force starting line-up for their Super Rugby clash against the Lions.


Lions must remain dominant

2014-10-20 14:29

Riaan says the Lions are a talented outfit, but they need to replicate their Currie Cup form into next seasons Super Rugby campaign to be taken seriously.

Four talking points: Lions vs Titans

2014-10-20 12:41

The Lions are edging closer to a spot on the top of the table as they beat the Titans by 38 runs on Friday at the Wanderers in their Momentum One Day Cup game, Lynn Butler looks at four talking points from the match.

Lions favourites against Sharks

2014-10-17 14:35

The Golden Lions will be bullish about their chances when they face the Sharks at Ellis Park in Johannesburg.

Jantjies a big hit in Japan

2014-10-14 11:58

Springbok flyhalf Elton Jantjies is enjoying life on and off the field at Japanese club NTT Shining Arcs.

SuperSport explains WP, Lions void

2014-09-26 11:55

SuperSport has responded after WP and Lions fans were upset that their teams' Currie Cup games will not be shown this weekend.

Boks to rest in Super Rugby?

2014-09-18 09:07

Contracted Springboks could well be rested for certain periods during next year's Super Rugby competition.

Lions make late changes

2014-08-29 14:18

Lions coach Johan Ackermann has been forced to make several changes to his Currie Cup side for the match against the EP Kings.

Injury worries in Lions camp

2014-08-06 09:06

The Lions have suffered key injury blows ahead of their opening Currie Cup clash against the Blue Bulls at Ellis Park.

Super failure for SA teams

2014-07-30 13:00

Herman Mostert reviews the South African teams' performances in this year's Super Rugby competition.

Lions name contracted list

2014-07-15 17:39

The Golden Lions Rugby Union has announced its new contracted player list for the 2015 season.

Whiteley led Lions by example

2014-07-14 17:30

Lions skipper Warren Whiteley features strongly on the Super Rugby stats lists after ordinary season, writes Rob Houwing.

Lions claw Cheetahs apart

2014-07-12 19:15

The Lions have romped to a comprehensive victory over the Cheetahs in their final Super Rugby match of the season.

SA's S15 wooden spoon battle

2014-07-12 08:58

The Lions and Cheetahs are both eager to avoid finishing last in the South Africa Super Rugby Conference.

Britz set for Cheetahs return

2014-07-10 14:40

The Cheetahs are reportedly close to luring Lions forward Willie Britz to further his career in Bloemfontein.

No champagne for Lions

2014-07-05 13:59

Lions coach Johan Ackermann isn't ready to pop the champagne, despite his team winning more matches than ever before.

As it happened: Lions v Rebels

2014-07-04 18:00

See how the action unfolded in the Super Rugby match between the Lions and Rebels at Ellis Park.

Where to now for Boshoff?

2014-07-03 05:00

After his debut, the question remains whether Lions flyhalf Marnitz Boshoff can replicate the form which made him a Springbok.

Last hurrah for Lions' Franco

2014-07-01 12:22

Fit-again Springbok lock Franco van der Merwe will get the chance to play for the Lions before heading off to Ireland.

Lions grant Jantjies release

2014-06-10 16:00

The Golden Lions have allowed flyhalf Elton Jantjies to leave them during the Currie Cup season to play in Japan.

Boshoff selection vindicated

2014-06-03 09:01

Lions flyhalf Marnitz Boshoff proved over the past weekend why he deserved his call-up to the Springbok squad.

As it happened: Lions v Bulls

2014-05-31 16:10

LIVE scoring and interactive commentary on today's Super Rugby match between the Lions and Bulls in Johannesburg.

New front row for Lions

2014-05-28 12:57

Lions coach Johan Ackermann has picked a new front row for their Super Rugby clash against the Bulls at Ellis Park.

As it happened: Force v Lions

2014-05-24 11:00

LIVE scoring and interactive commentary on today's Super Rugby match between the Force and Lions in Perth.

Straeuli new Lions CEO

2014-05-22 13:36

Former Springbok coach Rudolf Straeuli is set to take over from Manie Booysen as the new CEO of the Golden Lions Rugby Union.

Wholesale changes for Lions

2014-05-22 09:16

Lions coach Johan Ackermann has made several changes to his team to face the Western Force in Perth.

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