Lions coach: Wow, the Bulls look strong!

2019-01-22 19:08

Lions coach Swys de Bruin says he expects a stern challenge from the other South African sides in this year's Super Rugby competition.

Boks want Swys to stay on until World Cup

2018-12-11 20:12

Springbok coach Rassie Erasmus wants Swys de Bruin to stay on as an attacking consultant until next year's World Cup in Japan.

Golden Lions confirm new Currie Cup coach

2018-08-17 16:32

Ivan van Rooyen has been appointed as head coach of the Golden Lions Currie Cup team and the Performance Excellence Manager of Lions Rugby Company.

Lions can be proud of their season - Mallett

2018-08-06 08:31

Former Springbok coach Nick Mallett says the Lions can be proud of their effort in this year’s Super Rugby competition.

Whiteley: Nothing more we could have done

2018-08-04 15:56

The Lions lost their third straight Super Rugby final on Saturday, but their coach and captain are proud of the effort.

Lions coach defiant in accepting underdog tag

2018-08-03 09:31

The Lions have defiantly rejected their allocated role in the narrative around the Super Rugby final.

Matfield: Lions should believe like Boks did in 2008

2018-08-02 14:22

Victor Matfield says the Lions should draw inspiration from the Springboks’ memorable win over the All Blacks in Dunedin in 2008.

Lions coach: Anything can happen on the day

2018-08-02 08:20

Lions coach Swys de Bruin is not bothered by the fact that most pundits have written off his team ahead of the Super Rugby final.

Lions’ jet lag plan: Going to bed at 01:00!

2018-08-01 07:01

In order to counter jet lag, the Lions will adapt their schedule when they arrive in Christchurch ahead of the Super Rugby final.

All Lions want is 'a fair deal' from the refs

2018-07-31 15:30

Lions coach Swys de Bruin has raised the old spectre of New Zealand teams getting away with murder by officials ahead of the Super Rugby final.


Lions coach Swys: Boks come first in 2019

2019-01-19 07:50

Lions coach Swys de Bruin says the Springboks must be made the priority in Super Rugby this year with the World Cup months away.

Swys asks Bok fans to show patience

2018-08-27 15:15

Swys de Bruin has called on Springbok fans to show patience with the team under new head coach Rassie Erasmus.

Swys backs future Lions despite European departures

2018-08-06 09:48

The Lions have lost a number of players to Europe at the end of Super Rugby 2018, but coach Swys de Bruin remains optimistic about the future.

Rugby coaching in SA - a little stability goes a long way

2018-08-05 06:02

In the obligatory “illegal scrummaging” tit for tat ahead of the Super Rugby final, the Crusaders sent Jason Ryan, their assistant forwards coach, to do their bidding.

Swys has already proved his critics wrong

2018-08-03 20:15

A few weeks back when Lions coach Swys de Bruin was talking about his team success, he got stuck on a topic that is so close to his heart - scoring tries.

Crusaders hit back at Lions' illegal scrum claim

2018-08-03 06:47

The Crusaders hit back at the Lions and defended prop Joe Moody after claims of illegal tactics ahead of the Super Rugby final in Christchurch.

What's been the key to the Lions' success?

2018-08-02 12:12

The Lions are being heavily tipped to lose their third straight Super Rugby final on Saturday, but they remain South Africa's premier side, writes Lloyd Burnard.

Swys says he has no plans to ditch Lions

2018-08-01 11:03

More opportunities at the Springboks loom, but Lions coach Swys de Bruin says he will honour his contract with the Johannesburg franchise.

Don't get on the plane if you're not looking to win - Swys

2018-08-01 06:28

Lions coach Swys de Bruyn believes his team has what it takes to beat the Crusaders in the Super Rugby final this weekend.

The travel hallmark giving hope to Lions

2018-07-31 12:41

A penchant for beginning well on tour in Australasia is something to fortify the Lions for their massive, once-off task in Christchurch, writes Rob Houwing.

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