Lions ring changes for Boland clash

2016-08-24 09:50

Golden Lions coach Johan Ackermann has named his team for their Currie Cup Premier Division clash against Boland Cavaliers.

Lions name Currie Cup squad

2016-08-10 18:13

Lions coach Johan Ackermann has named his Currie Cup Premier Division squad for the 2016 season.

Lions to learn lessons from defeat

2016-08-06 16:51

Lions head coach Johan Ackermann lamented the difficult weather conditions as his men lost to the Hurricanes in the Super Rugby final.

Whiteley set to return for final

2016-08-02 21:46

The Lions look set to name captain Warren Whiteley in their starting line-up for the Super Rugby final against the Hurricanes.

Lions coach has faith in son

2016-07-29 11:20

Lions coach Johan Ackermann is confident that his son, Ruan, will be able to fill Warren Whiteley’s boots against the Highlanders.

Win or lose, Lions coaches pray

2016-07-26 11:56

The Lions coaches have a ritual of praying in the coach’s box after every game.

Ackermann: One of my best wins

2016-07-25 12:01

Saturday's win over the Crusaders was one of the biggest wins of Lions coach Johan Ackermann's career.

Lions coach has faith in 'B' team

2016-07-14 06:56

Lions coach Johan Ackermann knows the risk he is taking in gambling on his virtual "B" team, but believes the risk is worth it.

Marais urges Lions to pick Boks

2016-07-12 06:59

Bulls head coach Nollis Marais has advised Lions counterpart Johan Ackermann to play his first-choice XV against the Jaguares.

Ackermann warns of complacency

2016-07-06 21:29

Lions coach Johan Ackermann has warned against complacency when his team faces the Southern Kings this weekend.


Lions name team for Griquas clash

2016-08-18 12:35

Golden Lions coach Johan Ackermann has named his team for their Currie Cup Premier Division clash against Griquas.

Quick turnaround for Lions

2016-08-08 14:20

The Lions have little time to lick their wounds after losing the Super Rugby final as they slot straight into the Currie Cup which started this past weekend.

Scrums the key to final battle

2016-08-04 11:25

The Emirates Lions know one of the key factors to success in this weekend’s Vodacom Super Rugby final is the performance of their setpiece.

Travel factor won't hinder us - Ackermann

2016-08-01 10:20

Lions boss Johan Ackermann believes the long travelling distance to Wellington will not hinder his side in the final with the Hurricanes.

Ackermann not relying on past stats

2016-07-28 08:50

Lions coach Johan Ackermann won't rely on the fact that only seven games during Super Rugby's final stages were won on another continent.

Lions leading the way in NZ chase

2016-07-25 15:59

The Lions have shown that it is possible to compete with the New Zealand franchises, writes Lloyd Burnard.

Ackermann's fear of expectation

2016-07-21 21:57

Lions coach Johan Ackermann has conquered much with his team this year but one fear still nags at him.

Lions: Coach’s move perilous, but …

2016-07-13 12:44

Rob Houwing, while at odds with the Lions’ second-string squad choice for Buenos Aires, examines and partially respects their thinking.

Lions: Top of an unfair competition?

2016-07-07 13:11

The Lions are log leaders of a Super Rugby competition which some players and officials say is an unfair structure.

Tough decisions await Lions, Stormers

2016-07-06 20:02

The Jaguares haven’t covered themselves in glory during their first season in Vodacom Super Rugby but still remain a threat as the season winds down.

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