Lions starting XV unchanged for Sharks

2017-03-28 11:20

Lions coach Johan Ackermann has named his team for their Super Rugby derby against the Sharks in Johannesburg.

We’re grateful for the victory - Ackermann

2017-03-27 14:37

Lions coach Johan Ackermann pronounced himself satisfied with his team’s win over the Southern Kings, but not with their performance.

Stormers running away with conference

2017-03-25 22:00

Nastily under the cosh at times, the Stormers nevertheless left steamy Singapore with a win and widening supremacy in their group, writes Rob Houwing.

'Ever-improving' Kings up for Lions

2017-03-24 11:38

The Southern Kings have a bit of momentum heading into their clash against the Lions in Port Elizabeth.

Lions wait on Mapoe as injuries mount

2017-03-23 18:01

The Lions were hit hard by injuries this week and will wait for Springbok midfielder Lionel Mapoe to know if they will have another long term injury on their hands.

Whiteley leads Lions for 50th time

2017-03-23 13:15

Lions coach Johan Ackermann has named his teams for Saturday’s Super Rugby encounter against the Southern Kings in Port Elizabeth.

Skosan heaps praise on Lions team-mates

2017-03-22 12:50

Lions wing Courtnall Skosan was quick to credit his team-mates after scoring four tries during the bonus-point win over the Reds.

Ackermann opens up on Gloucester offer

2017-03-20 11:35

Lions coach Johann Ackermann has opened up on his offer from English Premiership club Gloucester.

As it happened: Lions 44-14 Reds

2017-03-18 19:15

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

Lions to paint the town ‘Red’

2017-03-17 09:15

Rob Houwing confidently sees smooth passages for the Bulls and Sharks, and just a bit more sweat for the Lions, in their slightly mundane respective tasks this week …


Davids get stuck into error-ridden Kings

2017-03-27 18:27

Kings coach Deon Davids has criticised his players after their 42-19 loss to the Lions in Port Elizabeth.

Lions v Sharks: Why stakes have soared

2017-03-27 13:17

A ‘third force’ in their Super Rugby group means Saturday’s derby between the Lions and Sharks has extra importance, writes Rob Houwing.

First half onslaught hands Lions victory over Kings

2017-03-25 16:54

A dominant first half display helped the Lions to an easy victory over the Kings in a Super Rugby encounter played in Port Elizabeth.

Warriors thump Lions to earn Qualifier ticket

2017-03-23 22:36

Jon-Jon Smuts starred with bat and ball as the Warriors booked their ticket to the One-Day Cup Qualifier by defeating the Lions.

Cronje to skipper Kings against Lions

2017-03-23 14:16

Lionel Cronje will captain the Southern Kings in their Super Rugby clash against the Lions in Port Elizabeth.

Reports suggest Ackermann close to Lions exit

2017-03-23 10:40

Reports are growing stronger that Johan Ackermann will leave the Lions to accept a deal with English club Gloucester.

Knights edge closer to play-offs

2017-03-20 14:14

The Knights can take another step towards the One-Day Cup play-offs with victory over the Highveld Lions.

Sharks, Bulls hardly shout ‘contenders’

2017-03-19 20:23

Never mind their minnow opponents’ grit, it was harrowing seeing how bumbling the Bulls and Sharks were at the weekend, writes Rob Houwing.

Lions hammer Reds, Skosan scores four

2017-03-18 19:11

The Lions have had no trouble securing a bonus-point Super Rugby win against the Reds in Johannesburg.

Ackermann ponders move to England

2017-03-17 07:24

Lions coach Johan Ackermann has confirmed an approach from English club Gloucester.

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