Lions

Mapoe sets up Lions' 26-19 win over Sharks

Lionel Mapoe scored a double as Lions kick-started their Super Rugby 2018 campaign with a 26-19 victory over Sharks at Emirates Airlines Park on Saturday.
18 February 2018

Lions confirm JP Ferreira exit

Lions have confirmed that assistant coach JP Ferreira has made an exit from the Super Rugby side.
14 December 2017

Rugby Rumours: Sale Launch signing, Cipriani to the Top, Another All Black and SA recruit

Rugby Rumours: Sale Launch signing, Cipriani to the Top, Another All Black and SA recruit
8 November 2017

Akker van der Merwe switches to Sharks from Lions

Lions have confirmed the departure of hooker Akker van der Merwe, who will now move to their Super Rugby rivals Sharks for the upcoming season.
7 August 2017

Crusaders claim eighth Super Rugby title after beating Lions 17-25

A late fightback from Lions despite being one man down did not prove enough as Crusaders completed a 17-25 victory at Emirates Airlines Park to win the Super Rugby 2017 title.
5 August 2017

Faf de Klerk wants to bow out of Super Rugby with win in final against Crusaders

South Africa international Faf de Klerk expressed his desire to sign off from Super Rugby with a win in the final against Crusaders on Saturday in Johannesburg.
3 August 2017

Ackermann looking to sign off from Lions with title win

Lions head coach Johan Ackermann is upbeat about leading his team to the second Super Rugby final in successive years when they meet Crusaders on Saturday.
1 August 2017

Lions make stunning comeback to beat Hurricanes in semi-final

Lions scored five tries in the second half as they came from behind to defeat Hurricanes 44-29 in the second semi-final of Super Rugby 2017 season at Emirates Airlines Park on Saturday.
29 July 2017

Lions edge out Sharks with 23-21 win to set up semi-final with Hurricanes

A 77th minute penalty from Ruan Combrinck proved decisive as Lions came from behind to edge out Sharks by 23-21 at Emirates Airlines Park in the quarter-final of the Super Rugby 2017 season on Saturday.
22 July 2017

Lions finish on top of Africa 2 Conference after 10-27 win over Sharks

Lions came up with a dominant second half performance as they went on to win the Super Rugby encounter against Sharks at Growthpoint Kings Park on Saturday.
15 July 2017

Rugby Rumours: Russell's French tussle, Kriel in demand, May's move and Eagle to Saint

Rugby Rumours: Russell's French tussle, Kriel in demand, May's move and Eagle to Saint
6 July 2017

Lions thrash Sunwolves by 94-7 at Emirates Airlines Park

Lions ran a 14 try riot as they thrashed Sunwolves 94-7 in their Super Rugby encounter at Emirates Airlines Park on Saturday.
2 July 2017

Lions trounce Kings with 54-10 victory

Lions ran an eight-try riot as they thrashed Southern Kings by 54-10 in their Super Rugby encounter at Emirates Airline Park on Sunday despite being one one man down for the majority of the game.
29 May 2017

Lions extend lead at top with 51-14 win over Bulls

Lions came up with a seven try performance to secure a 51-14 win over Bulls in their Super Rugby clash at Emirates Airlines Park on Saturday.
21 May 2017

Lions edge out Brumbies 6-13 in low-scoring encounter

Kwagga Smith scored the only try in the game as Lions managed to edge out Brumbies by 6-13 in a low scoring encounter at GIO Stadium on Friday.
12 May 2017

Lions trounce Rebels with 10-45 victory

Lions came up with a dominant seven try performance as they trounced Rebels with a 10-45 victory in their Super Rugby encounter at AAMI Park on Saturday.
6 May 2017

Jantjies stars as Lions seal 15-24 win over Force

Lions recorded their eighth victory this season as they completed a 15-24 triumph over Force in their Super Rugby encounter at NIB Stadium on Saturday.
29 April 2017

Late resurgence from Lions seals 24-21 thrilling victory against Jaguares

Lions scored 10 points in the closing stages as they came from behind to win their Super Rugby encounter against Jaguares by 24-21 at Emirates Airlines Park on Friday.
22 April 2017

Lions edge out Sharks with 34-29 win

Elton Jantjies contributed with 16 points while Jaco Kriel scored the decisive try as Lions overcame Sharks with a 34-29 thrilling win in their Super Rugby encounter at Emirates Airlines Park on Saturday.
2 April 2017

Lions seal comfortable bonus point victory against Kings

Lions came up with a dominant first half performance where they racked five tries as they thrashed Kings by 19-42 in their Super Rugby game at Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium on Saturday.
26 March 2017