Whitely named Lions 2014 Super Rugby captain
Golden Lions loose forward Warren Whitely has been given the Lions captaincy for the 2014 Super Rugby competition according to reports.
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Lions excited about being back in Super Rugby
Friday 8 November 2013
Golden Lions head coach Johan Ackermann says that having gone through a difficult and challenging 2013 season they are looking forward to returning to Super Rugby in 2014.
Straeuli leaves Sharks to join Lions management
Friday 1 November 2013
Former Springbok coach Rudolf Straeuli has left the Sharks and joined the management team of Super Rugby rivals the Golden Lions Rugby Union (GLRU).
Lions sign Western Province scrumhalf Schroeder
Tuesday 15 October 2013
The Lions have announced that they have signed Western Province scrumhalf Ricky Schroeder ahead of the 2014 Super Rugby season.
Jantjies to play Super Rugby for Lions again
Wednesday 18 September 2013
Elton Jantjies has agreed to play Super Rugby for the Lions after signing a two year contract with the Golden Lions Rugby Union.
Lions lose to Kings but return to Super Rugby
Saturday 3 August 2013
The Southern Kings pulled off their first victory over a South African Super Rugby team when they beat the Lions 18-23 but lost their place in Super Rugby.
JC wants to leave Lions with clear conscience
Thursday 1 August 2013
Lions' captain JC Janse van Rensburg will be hoping to leave the Johannesburg-based side knowing they earned their place in Super Rugby next year.
Lions make two changes for Southern Kings decider
Thursday 1 August 2013
Lions head coach Johan Ackermann has named a side with two changes to the one that beat the Kings in the first leg of the Super Rugby promotion/relegation matches.
Van Rensburg praises Lions after beating Kings
Saturday 27 July 2013
Lions captain JC Janse van Rensburg praised the courage and character of his team as they registered a crucial away win in the first leg of their Super Rugby promotion-relegation series against the Southern Kings in Port Elizabeth on Friday.
Lions down Kings & edge nearer to Super Rugby
Saturday 27 July 2013
The Lions edged closer to returning to Super Rugby in 2014 when they beat the Southern Kings 19-26 at Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium in Port Elizabeth.
Lions bring their stars back for Kings play off
Tuesday 23 July 2013
Lions head coach Johan Ackermann has wasted no time in bringing back his stars for their Super Rugby promotion/relegation series against the Southern Kings.
Lions hope to have players back for play offs
Sunday 14 July 2013
Lions coach Johan Ackermann hopes to have a host of his best players back for the two-leg South African Super Rugby promotion/relegation playoff matches against the Southern Kings
Lions building momentum for Kings play off
Saturday 6 July 2013
The Golden Lions continued their preparations for the Super Rugby relegation/promotion play offs by beating a Blue Bulls team 12-50 in a friendly match at Loftus Versfeld in Pretoria on Saturday.
Lion Kings could join Super Rugby in 2014
Thursday 4 July 2013
Super Rugby's newcomers the Southern Kings could about to merge with the Lions for the 2014 Super Rugby season if reports are to be believed.
Lions beat Sharks in Super Rugby warm up
Friday 21 June 2013
Former Super Rugby franchise the Lions took a step closer to regaining their Super Rugby status when they came from behind to beat the Sharks 33-29 at Ellis Park in Johannesburg on Friday evening.
Lions building confidence for promotion play off
Saturday 15 June 2013
Super Rugby hopefuls the Golden Lions continued their preparations for a relegation/promotion match against the lowest placed South African team with a 42-12 victory over Western Province at Ellis Park.
Lions don't know if Jantjies will play for them
Thursday 6 June 2013
The Lions have revealed that they don't know whether Elton Jantjies will play for them in their Super Rugby promotion-relegation matches.
Golden Lions smash Samoa in Johannesburg
Saturday 1 June 2013
Samoa came unstuck in the set-pieces and defensively as they crashed to a humiliating 74-14 defeat at the hands of the Golden Lions in their match at Ellis Park on Saturday.
Lions reveal Promotion/ Relegation warm ups
Thursday 30 May 2013
The Golden Lions have again made adjustments to their fixtures in an ongoing attempt to secure matches against top-flight teams ahead of the Super Rugby promotion/relegation playoff.
Lions insist Southern Kings trial is no grudge match
Thursday 7 February 2013
Golden Lions coach Johan Ackermann has insisted that their Super Rugby warm up match for the Southern Kings at Ellis Park is not a grudge match.
Lions hope to show SANZAR a route into USA
Monday 4 February 2013
The Lions are hoping to be able to show SANZAR a glimpse of how popular Super Rugby could be in the United States of America.
Lions make nine changes for Cheetahs warm up
Friday 25 January 2013
Lions coach Johan Ackermann has spruced up his team with nine changes to the starting line-up for pre-Super Rugby season match against the Cheetahs at Ellis Park on Saturday.
Golden Lions lose their stadium sponsor
Tuesday 8 January 2013
The Lions have suffered another blow after being relegated from Super Rugby for the 2013 season as their stadium sponsor has pulled out according to reports.
Mitchell terminates Lions contract, free to join Sale
Friday 23 November 2012
Golden Lions Super Rugby and Currie Cup winning coach John Mitchell has terminated his contract with the Golden Lions Rugby Union