LIVE UPDATES: Stormers v Lions

2014-04-18 12:07

LIVE scoring and interactive commentary on today's Super Rugby match between the Stormers and Lions in Cape Town.

Sharks aim for ‘full house’

2014-04-17 14:13

Rob Houwing fancies the Sharks to undo the flaky Cheetahs defence and earn a valuable haul of five log points from the derby.

Lions could lose five players

2014-04-16 13:39

Lions coach Johan Ackermann may be forced to change a third of his team ahead of the clash against the Stormers at Newlands.

Lions duo to miss Cape trip

2014-04-15 11:14

The Lions will be without the services of Andries Coetzee and utility back Alwyn Hollenbach for their clash against the Stormers.

Odwa celebrates 100th in style

2014-04-14 10:27

Sharks wing Odwa Ndungane has tweeted a pic of himself celebrating after capping his 100th Super Rugby match with a win.

Lions deserved more - coach

2014-04-14 07:46

Lions coach Johan Ackermann says his side did not deserve to go down by the margin they did against the Sharks.

As it happened: Lions v Sharks

2014-04-12 21:20

Scoring and interactive commentary on the Super Rugby match between the Lions and Sharks at Ellis Park in Johannesburg.

Minnie 'hungry' for action

2014-04-11 07:44

Lions coach Johann Ackermann has explained his decision to bring flank Derick Minnie straight back into his starting XV.

Ackermann in forgiving mood

2014-04-10 19:00

Lions coach Johan Ackermann took a more conciliatory approach when he announced his team for their match against the Sharks.

Lions can handle Sharks

2014-04-09 09:12

Lions coach Johan Ackermann is confident they can bounce back ahead of their Super Rugby match against the Cell C Sharks.

Lions waiting on Skosan

2014-04-08 07:45

The Lions will be holding thumbs that their wing Courtnall Skosan is cleared to play ahead of their crucial match against the Sharks.

Sit-out didn’t harm Sharks

2014-04-06 22:23

Increasing signs show the Sharks may have a pretty easy ride to 2014 SA conference supremacy, suggests Rob Houwing.

Crusaders down Lions

2014-04-05 18:54

The Crusaders have beaten the Lions in their Vodacom Super Rugby clash at Ellis Park in Johannesburg.

Lions respect all opposition

2014-04-04 20:39

The Lions have made a point of treating all sides equally, irrespective of their reputation or standing in this season's Super Rugby.

Ackermann: We are underdogs

2014-04-03 17:06

The Lions coach Johan Ackermann believes his side will still be considered as the underdogs in their match against the Crusaders.

Read out of Ellis Park clash

2014-04-03 09:42

Crusaders skipper Kieran Read will miss the Vodacom Super Rugby clash against the Lions at Ellis Park in Johannesburg.

Boshoff top of kicking pops

2014-03-27 20:01

Marnitz Boshoff’s unbelievable accuracy with the boot has him at the top of the Super Rugby points-scoring list this season.

Lions lose Van der Merwe

2014-03-25 17:42

Lions lock Franco van der Merwe underwent surgery and will be out of action for six months, the team's medical staff have confirmed.

Lions hold breath over Franco

2014-03-25 09:11

The Lions have welcomed a bye week in S15 and will also hope lock Franco van der Merwe is not sidelined for an extended period.

Now Bulls target the champions

2014-03-23 22:27

In-form Bulls versus champions the Chiefs at Loftus is the pick of the next round of Super Rugby matches, writes Rob Houwing.

Lions late-show stuns Reds

2014-03-22 19:11

The Lions wiped out a 14 point half-time deficit to beat the Reds in their Super Rugby clash at Ellis Park.

Lions try: SARU seek clarity

2014-03-20 16:30

General Manager of Referees at SARU, André Watson, has asked the IRB to rule on the Lions v Blues 'try' or no 'try'.

Des Fountain calls it a day

2014-03-19 10:45

Lions centre Dylan des Fountain has been forced to retire from professional rugby due to a troublesome knee injury.

Le Roux, Boshoff boss stats

2014-03-18 16:51

Cheetahs fullback Willie le Roux and Lions flyhalf Marnitz Boshoff continue to make major contributions in Super Rugby.

Kirwan questions Lions try

2014-03-17 14:24

Blues coach John Kirwan is going to ask SANZAR for 'clarity' on a TMO decision made in his team's loss to the Lions.


Lions' hunger not gone

2014-04-17 18:24

Lions captain Warren Whiteley believes the team has not lost any of their drive despite a losing patch.

De Klerk benched by Lions

2014-04-17 11:37

The Lions have shifted scrumhalf Faf de Klerk to the bench for their clash against the Stormers, with Ross Cronjé starting at No 9.

S15: Our SA mid-term report

2014-04-16 10:24

The Sharks as SA’s lone playoffs side for the first time in Super Rugby’s conference format is a fair possibility, warns Rob Houwing.

Odwa celebrates 100th

2014-04-14 10:56

Sharks wing Odwa Ndungane celebrates after his 100th Super Rugby match.

Berry to ref Stormers v Lions

2014-04-14 09:08

Stuart Berry will be the referee in the South African Super Rugby derby between the Stormers and Lions at Newlands.

Jake happy with away win

2014-04-13 21:38

Cell C Sharks coach Jake White says that he is pleased with his side's performance in their away win against the Lions.

Lions to regain attacking edge

2014-04-11 16:19

Lions coach Johan Ackermann says his team will not be scared to be adventurous against the log-leading Sharks at Ellis Park.

Spicy SA derby duel in store

2014-04-10 22:19

Contrasting styles will be on show when the Lions host the Sharks in the only South African Super Rugby derby of the weekend.

Minnie back for Lions

2014-04-10 12:09

Derick Minnie is back in the Lions starting team for their Super Rugby clash against the Sharks at Ellis Park.

Jake not taking Lions lightly

2014-04-08 20:05

Cell C Sharks coach Jake White is not taking too much notice of the Lion's Super Rugby loss to the Crusaders.

Joubert to ref Lions v Sharks

2014-04-07 12:26

Craig Joubert will handle the refereeing duties in Round 9's SA Super Rugby Conference clash between the Lions and Sharks.

Lions disappoint Ackermann

2014-04-06 21:05

Lions coach Johan Ackermann did not mince his words following his side's defeat to the Crusaders.

As it happened: Lions v Crusaders

2014-04-05 17:00

Scoring and commentary on the Super Rugby match between the Lions and Crusaders.

Bulls to go very close, but ...

2014-04-04 07:24

Rob Houwing believes the Bulls and Stormers will take their weekend games to the wire, but both end up being pipped on the scoreboard.

Muller at lock for Lions

2014-04-03 11:14

Martin Muller will replace the injured Franco van der Merwe in the Lions team for their Super Rugby clash against the Crusaders.

Lions get massive player boost

2014-04-01 14:50

Lions coach Johan Ackermann has received a massive boost ahead of their Super Rugby clash against the Crusaders.

Ackermann advises Stormers

2014-03-26 07:47

Lions coach Johan Ackermann has given the Stormers a few tips on how to beat the Reds when they meet in a Super Rugby clash.

Lions to enjoy their bye week

2014-03-25 10:27

Lions coach Johan Ackermann will be enjoying the fact his team has a bye this week with their four wins in six games thus far.

Mallett: Berry was shocking

2014-03-24 07:47

The Reds are right to fume about the performance of referee Stuart Berry during their loss to the Lions, according to Nick Mallett.

Ackermann left speechless

2014-03-23 19:15

Lions coach Johan Ackermann was left speechless after his side came from behind to beat the Reds in their Super Rugby clash.

As it happened: Lions v Reds

2014-03-22 14:21

LIVE scoring and interactive commentary on today's Super Rugby match between the Lions and Reds at Ellis Park in Johannesburg.

1 change to Lions starting XV

2014-03-20 09:24

Lions coach Johan Ackermann has made just one change to his starting team to face the Reds at Ellis Park.

SANZAR rules no Lions try!

2014-03-19 09:00

SANZAR's referee manager Lyndon Bray has ruled that the Lions were awarded an illegitimate try in their clash against the Blues.

Lions suffer Coetzee blow

2014-03-17 16:36

Robbie Coetzee is the only injury concern for the Lions ahead of their Super Rugby clash against the Reds.


Watch an amazing try-saving tackle from the Blues' Siale Piutau ruled as a knock back and the Lions awarded a try.

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