LOCKDOWN | Springbok flyhalf pumps iron in his garage

2020-03-27 09:43

Springbok flyhalf and Lions skipper Elton Jantjies has converted his garage into a makeshift gym.

Rebuilding phase 'no excuse' for struggling Lions

2020-03-07 15:47

The Lions, Super Rugby runners-ups in 2016, 2017 and 2018, are going through a clear rebuilding phase in 2020 under the new leadership of coach Ivan van Rooyen.

Super Rugby Round 3 gold goes to ... Steven Kitshoff

2020-02-17 14:01

Rob Houwing gives his ‘gold medal’ to Steven Kitshoff, among the three SA players to catch his eye most on Super Rugby’s third weekend.

Jantjies captains Lions with 4 set for Super Rugby debuts

2020-01-30 21:59

Elton Jantjies will captain the Lions side in their tough opening Super Rugby encounter against the Jaguares in Buenos Aires.

Elton's new lease of life - being a mentor

2020-01-12 14:27

A Rugby World Cup winners medal may be the pinnacle for many players, but Elton Jantjies has a new lease on life as he looks forward to the Super Rugby tournament.

PICS: Boks commemorate World Cup win with matching tattoos of Springboks

2019-11-08 17:42

Still in the celebratory haze of their Rugby World Cup win, some of the Springboks have decided to commemorate their victory with matching tattoos of a springbok and the Web Ellis trophy.

PICS: Oh baby! Elton Jantjies and his growing family are the cutest

2019-09-19 06:00

South African rugby player Elton Jantjies recently popped the question to his long-term girlfriend Iva Ristic 3 months after the couple welcomed their third child.

Jantjies says Boks have 'right system' ahead of RWC

2019-08-20 19:22

Springbok flyhalf Elton Jantjies revealed that the side have developed the "right systems" in order to be successful at the 2019 Rugby World Cup.

Elton can bury his Bok nightmare - expert

2019-07-19 12:56

Elton Jantjies should find Saturday’s conditions much more to his liking than in his tough last start for the Boks in SA, says kicking scientist Vlok Cilliers. Rob Houwing reports.

Night out to cost Jantjies Lions contract?

2019-06-17 08:20

The Lions have put contract negotiations with Springbok flyhalf Elton Jantjies on hold, a report indicates.


Expert: Elton thriving despite Lions' woes

2020-03-25 06:30

The Lions may have been negotiating choppy waters in Super Rugby, but senior figure Elton Jantjies has still stood tall, a kick guru says. Rob Houwing reports.

This week's SA Super Rugby gold goes to ... Lukhanyo Am

2020-03-02 14:20

Rob Houwing gives his 'gold medal' to Lukhanyo Am, among the three SA players to catch his eye most in Super Rugby Round 5.

So ... what chance Stormers 'nilling' the Lions?

2020-02-13 06:00

History suggests there is a very miniscule likelihood of the watertight Stormers preventing the Lions getting a single point in their derby clash, writes Rob Houwing.

Jantjies leads Lions in SuperHero clash against Bulls

2020-01-16 14:39

Springbok flyhalf Elton Jantjies will lead the Lions in their SuperHero Sunday clash against the Bulls at FNB Stadium.

Jantjies to lead Lions in Super Rugby 2020?

2019-11-30 08:36

Springbok flyhalf Elton Jantjies is emerging as a frontrunner to captain the Lions in Super Rugby 2020.

Elton slipping from Springbok favour?

2019-10-25 16:02

An extract from our all-new “Rucking with Rob Houwing” regular World Cup 2019 newsletter, available to all readers with a simple, free sign-up …

Robust Boks lean in ONE area for All Blacks

2019-09-18 10:07

The Springbok squad for Saturday's clash against the All Blacks has just one area of concern, writes Lloyd Burnard.

Staying in JHB: Jantjies extends Lions contract

2019-08-08 14:05

Springbok flyhalf Elton Jantjies has signed a contract extension with the Lions.

Boks could unleash Jantjies combo at Ellis Park

2019-07-17 06:52

Herschel Jantjies and Elton Jantjies look set to form the scrumhalf-flyhalf combination for the Springboks against the Wallabies.

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.

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