Lions thump Blue Bulls

2013-07-06 19:45

The Golden Lions made a convincing plea for their re-entrance to Super Rugby when they overpowered the Blue Bulls in Pretoria.

Lions put Samoa to the sword

2013-06-01 16:22

The Golden Lions have crushed a hapless Samoa in their Lions Challenge fixture at Ellis Park in Johannesburg.

Bees, Os in SA BaaBaas team

2013-05-29 14:16

Maties prop Os Hamman and former Bulls front-ranker Bees Roux are notable inclusions in the SA Barbarians squad to face the Lions.

Lions brace for French test

2013-03-13 07:45

The Lions will resume their Challenge Series campaign against French side Mont de Marsan at Ellis Park this weekend.

Lions unveil new kit

2013-01-26 11:45

The Golden Lions Rugby Union has announced a kit sponsorship agreement with Canterbury and unveiled their new jersey.

Lions change for Cheetahs

2013-01-25 16:43

Lions coach Johan Ackermann has made nine changes to the starting line-up for the Lions Challenge match against the Cheetahs.

Lions dismantle Russian bears

2013-01-19 22:24

The Golden Lions scored a half-century to dispose of Russia in their inaugural Lions Challenge match at Ellis Park.

Lions out to earn respect

2013-01-10 19:25

Lions coach Johan Ackermann says they will be using the Lions Challenge to earn back the respect of the SA rugby fraternity.


Ackermann: Set-pieces the key

2013-06-02 15:30

Lions coach Johan Ackermann says being able to control set-pieces was the key factor in his team's thrashing of Samoa at Ellis Park.

Lions eager on Jantjies return

2013-05-31 13:26

Lions coach Johan Ackermann is eager to get the services of flyhalf Elton Jantjies back before the end of the Super Rugby competition.

Whiteley remains Lions skipper

2013-05-28 11:05

No 8 Warren Whiteley retains the Lions captaincy for their game against Samoa despite the return of prop JC Janse van Rensburg.

Lions change for Bulls clash

2013-01-31 10:39

The Lions have made six changes to the team that defeated the Cheetahs ahead of their game against the Bulls at Orlando Stadium.

Lions out to prove a point

2013-01-25 20:43

The Lions want to remind South Africa of their Super 15 pedigree against the Cheetahs, according to captain JC Janse van Rensburg.

Mission accomplished for Lions

2013-01-20 20:00

Lions coach Johan Ackermann says it was mission accomplished in his side's first rugby match of the year - 51-13 win over Russia.

Chance for new Lions to shine

2013-01-15 09:39

Several new recruits will get their chance to shine when the Lions kick off their season with a home game against Russia.

Ellis Park could change again

2013-01-09 07:36

Ellis Park is back as the stadium name of the Golden Lions' home ground, but that may again change in the near future...

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