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Elton Jantjies (Gallo Images)
Elton Jantjies (Gallo Images)

Cape Town - The Lions came ever-so-close to upsetting the Stormers and clinching the South African conference in Super Rugby 2015. 

It was not to be, but coach Johan Ackermann then guided the Golden Lions to Currie Cup glory after winning 12 straight matches in the competition. 

Ackermann is rated as one of the most promising young coaches in the country when it comes to playing dynamic, attacking rugby. 

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