How Lions can land home final

2017-04-24 14:25

If they can win all three tour matches against currently iffy Oz sides, the Lions should be handsomely poised to top the overall pile, writes Rob Houwing.

Wiese: How can SA Rugby allow Ackermann to leave?

2017-04-05 14:10

Former Springbok lock Kobus Wiese has hit out at SA Rugby for not doing more to keep Lions coach Johan Ackermann in the country.

Tearful Ackermann says goodbye to Lions family

2017-04-03 14:42

Johan Ackermann got emotional when he thanked Lions management and fans for their support during his tenure as Lions coach.

Ackermann a ‘top coaching talent’ in world rugby

2017-04-03 12:49

English club Gloucester are delighted to have secured the services of Johan Ackermann as head coach.

Ackermann's future to be revealed

2017-04-03 09:30

Lions coach Johan Ackermann is set to reveal his plans for his future at a press conference on Monday.

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.

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.

Ackermann ponders move to England

2017-03-17 07:24

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

Top English club chases after Ackermann

2017-03-13 14:28

Lions coach Johan Ackermann has reportedly been linked with a move to English club Gloucester.

Lions to wake up against Waratahs

2017-03-03 07:00

Rob Houwing tips the Lions to atone for their first-round doziness by downing the Waratahs at Ellis Park … and the Bulls to bounce back fast with a win in ‘Bloem’.


Bookies bullish on Lions' title chances

2017-04-18 10:39

Bookmakers have cut the odds on the high-flying Lions emerging victorious in this year's Super Rugby tournament.

Straeuli: We tried to keep Ackermann

2017-04-04 18:01

Lions CEO Rudolf Straeuli says that he tried to keep coach Johan Ackermann from moving to Gloucester at the end of the season.

Coetzee: Ackermann a big loss to SA Rugby

2017-04-03 14:03

Springbok coach Allister Coetzee says Johan Ackerman’s decision to leave the Lions for Gloucester is a major loss to SA rugby.

CONFIRMED: Ackermann to leave Lions

2017-04-03 11:15

Lions coach Johan Ackermann will leave the Johannesburg-based union by mutual consent to take up a role with English club Gloucester.

Fisher backs Ackermann for Gloucester job

2017-03-29 18:12

Former Gloucester coach Laurie Fisher thinks Johan Ackermann would be an ideal replacement if he was named in the Kingsholm hot seat.

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.

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.

Lions stars return for Reds duel

2017-03-16 13:01

Lions coach Johan Ackermann has named his team for their Super Rugby clash against the Reds at Ellis Park.

Why the Lions left several stars at home

2017-03-10 17:29

Lions coach Johan Ackermann is confident that his new-look team will perform well in their Super Rugby clash against the Jaguares.

Lions drop Bok duo to bench

2017-03-02 12:50

Lions coach Johan Ackermann has named his team for Saturday’s Super Rugby clash against the Waratahs at Ellis Park.

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