S15 knockouts: Why SA hopes may fizzle fast

2019-06-15 20:52

The Bulls and Sharks have made the KO cut, but various factors conspire to make it unlikely the SA challenge will go beyond the quarter-finals, writes Rob Houwing.

Lions pick Jantjies at centre for Bulls derby

2019-06-14 12:48

Lions coach Swys de Bruin has named his team for their Super Rugby derby clash against the Bulls in Pretoria.

Returning players bring fresh legs, energy to the Bulls

2019-06-12 21:22

The Bulls welcome back a number of key players for their final Super Rugby league clash against the Lions at Loftus Versfeld on Saturday.

Local refs for SA Super Rugby derbies

2019-06-11 09:52

Two local referees will be in charge of the South African Super Rugby derbies as the tournament's round-robin phase concludes.

Super Rugby review: Jaguares clinch SA conference

2019-06-09 13:53

The Jaguares clinched the South African Conference title when they defeated the Sharks 34-7 in a clinical display in Buenos Aires.

Hurricanes outclass Lions at Ellis Park

2019-06-08 16:53

The Hurricanes produced a dominant performance against the Lions in their Super Rugby encounter at Ellis Park in Johannesburg.

Star Bok wing extends Lions stay

2019-06-06 16:10

Winger Aphiwe Dyantyi has put pen to paper and committed to the Lions until 2021.

Barrett, Perenara set for milestone against Lions

2019-06-06 10:18

The Hurricanes' star halfback pairing of TJ Perenara and Beauden Barrett will reach a special landmark when they face the Lions.

Lions get Peyper as referee for Hurricanes duel

2019-06-04 07:54

South Africa's Jaco Peyper will referee the Super Rugby clash between the Lions and Hurricanes in Johannesburg.

Superb Kwagga helps Lions wallop Stormers

2019-06-01 18:58

The Lions put the off-field distractions of Elton Jantjies behind them to wallop the Stormers in their Super Rugby clash at Ellis Park.


Bulls hammer Lions in dominant Loftus display

2019-06-15 19:03

The Bulls have easily beaten the Lions in their Super Rugby encounter at Loftus Versveld on Saturday.

Marx signs long-term deal with Lions, SA Rugby

2019-06-14 12:24

Springbok hooker Malcolm Marx has extended his contract with the Lions until 2021.

Loftus has no fear factor for Dyantyi

2019-06-12 08:42

Lions wing Aphiwe Dyantyi says Loftus Versfeld holds no fear factor as his side prepare for a Super Rugby clash there against the Bulls.

Lions lose Kwagga for rest of Super Rugby season

2019-06-10 13:25

The Lions have received a blow with the news that loose forward Kwagga Smith is likely to be sidelined for the remainder of the Super Rugby competition.

Stormers inch onward ... but Lions now endangered

2019-06-08 20:39

It’s a hard route now for the Lions, so often before SA's best side in Super Rugby, to make the cut for the 2019 finals series, writes Rob Houwing.

Late injury blow for Lions

2019-06-07 13:20

The Lions have received a late setback ahead of their Super Rugby encounter against the Hurricanes with lock Stephan Lewies ruled out.

Jantjies to make return off Lions bench

2019-06-06 14:27

Elton Jantjies is back on the Lions bench for their Super Rugby encounter against the Hurricanes.

S15: So which SA sides crack the knockouts?

2019-06-05 12:01

Beating the Hurricanes in Jo’burg would make the Lions hard to stop as best finishers of the strictly SA-based sides in Super Rugby, writes Rob Houwing.

S15: Bloodied noses for Bok front-rankers

2019-06-02 14:02

Certain Springbok engine-room personnel in the Stormers’ ranks had their egos dented in the Big Smoke, writes Rob Houwing

Jantjies apologises, but Lions future appears in doubt

2019-06-01 10:33

Lions flyhalf Elton Jantjies has reportedly apologised for his behavior following an altercation with his team-mates.

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