Lions

Danie Mienie makes switch from Toulouse to Lions

South African prop Danie Mienie has made a return to Super Rugby after he was signed by Lions for the 2019 season.
18 August 2018

Elton Jantjies and Lionel Mapoe extend their stay at Lions

Lions have confirmed that South Africa international Elton Jantjies and Lionel Mapoe have penned new deals with the Super Rugby club.
14 August 2018

Crusaders extend Super Rugby domination with ninth title win

Crusaders continued their domination in the Super Rugby as they went on clinch their ninth title following a 37-18 win over Lions in the final in Christchurch on Saturday.
4 August 2018

'Home advantage in knockouts is unbelievably important' - Bryan Habana

In Part Two of Talking Rugby Union’s interview, the Springbok legend talks about Super Rugby, The Rugby Championship, positive steps for South Africa and why Siya Kolisi is an inspiration.
3 August 2018

Crusaders hit back at Lions' illegal scrummaging allegations

Crusaders assistant coach Jason Ryan has hit back at the allegations made by Lions on illegal scrummaging as the intensity between the two teams heat up ahead of the Super Rugby final in Christchurch on Saturday.
3 August 2018

Lions name Courtnall Skosan in XV for Super Rugby final against Crusaders

Lions coach Swys de Bruin has made two changes for the Super Rugby final encounter against Crusaders scheduled on Saturday.
2 August 2018

Crusaders make one change for Super Rugby final clash against Lions

Crusaders head coach Scott Roberson has made one change for the Super Rugby final clash against Lions to be played in Christchurch on Saturday.
2 August 2018

Statistical Preview - Super Rugby finals - Crusaders v Lions

As the 2018 edition of Super Rugby has reached its climax, let us take a look at the stats ahead of the final between Crusaders and Lions in Christchurch on Saturday.
1 August 2018

Crusaders favourites but Lions will fight for their maiden Super Rugby title - Swys de Bruin

Lions head coach Swys de Bruin urged his team to be at their best when they take on the defending champions Crusaders in the Super Rugby final in Christchurch on Saturday.
30 July 2018

Lions beat Waratahs 44-26 to reach third consecutive final

Lions have kept their hope of winning their maiden Super Rugby title alive as they completed a 44-26 victory over Waratahs at Emirates Airlines Park to set up the final with Crusaders.
28 July 2018

Lions overpower Jaguares to reach semi-final

Lions have progressed to the semi-finals for the third consecutive season as they outplayed Jaguares 40-23 in the quarter-final at Emirates Airlines Park on Saturday.
23 July 2018

Lions suffer Nic Groom blow ahead of quarter-finals

Lions have been dealt a blow ahead of their Super Rugby quarter-final clash against Jaguares at Emirates Airlines Park with scrum-half Nic Groom ruled of the remainder of the season following an injury.
18 July 2018

Lions complete 38-12 win over Bulls to finish second

Lions came up with a dominating performance as they sealed a second place finish in the league stage of the Super Rugby season with a 38-12 win over Bulls at Emirates Airlines Park on Saturday.
14 July 2018

South Africa international Kwagga Smith joins Yamaha Jubilo on short-term deal

South Africa international Kwagga Smith will make a move to Japan after signing a short-term deal with Japanese club Yamaha Jubilo.
13 July 2018

Ross Cronje pens new deal with Lions

Lions have confirmed scrum-half Ross Cronje has penned a new deal that will keep him with the Super Rugby club until 2020.
11 July 2018

Bulls wait on Handre Pollard's fitness ahead of derby game against Lions

South Africa international Handre Pollard is a doubtful starter for his club Bulls in the upcoming Super Rugby encounter against Lions in Johannesburg following an injury.
11 July 2018

Super Rugby round up Week 17

The 17th week of the ongoing Super Rugby season saw Jaguares stretch their winning streak to seven games while Blues and Sunwolves had rare victories as the battle for play-off heats up.
4 July 2018

Six-try Lions trounce Brumbies 42-24 at Emirates Airlines Park

Lions ran a six-try riot as they returned back to winning ways after defeating Brumbies 42-24 at Emirates Airlines Park on Saturday.
20 May 2018

Highlanders overcome Lions to return back to winning ways

Highlanders managed to return back to winning ways after they managed to hold out Lions with a 39-27 triumph in their Super Rugby face-off in Dunedin on Saturday.
13 May 2018

Ben Lam hat-trick powers Hurricanes to 28-19 win over Lions

Ben Lam scored a hat-trick of tries as Hurricanes went on to beat Lions 28-19 in their Super Rugby face-off at Westpac Stadium on Saturday.
5 May 2018