Lions hold on to beat Reds and make history
The Lions held on to beat the Reds 17-18 at Suncorp Stadium to secure their first Super Rugby victory in Brisbane since 2009.
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Cronje and Jantjies start for Lions against Reds
Wednesday 25 March 2015
Lions head coach Johan Ackermann has named his team to play the Reds in Brisbane
on Friday with Ross Cronje and Elton Janjies as the half backs
Lions come from behind to shock the Rebels
Friday 20 March 2015
The Lions earned their second victory on tour when they beat the Rebels 16-20 in Melbourne at AAMI Park on Friday.
Lions start Jantjies at centre against Rebels
Tuesday 17 March 2015
Lions head coach Johan Ackermann has named his Super Rugby team to play the
Rebels in Melbourne with Elton Jantjies starting at inside centre.
Crusaders beat Lions in Christchurch
Friday 13 March 2015
Out of the last five Super Rugby matches between the Christchurch based Crusaders
and Johannesburg's Lions the Crusaders have won all five matches.
Ackermann keeps Lions unchanged for Crusaders
Wednesday 11 March 2015
Lions coach Johan Ackermann has named an unchanged starting Super Rugby team
to play the Crusaders in Christchurch on Saturday with Marnitz Boshoff returning
to the squad
Lions dig in to secure victory over troubled Blues
Saturday 7 March 2015
The Lions secured their first Super Rugby victory of the 2015 season when they shocked the Blues 10-13 at North Harbour stadium in Albany on Saturday.
Lions make two changes for Blues clash
Wednesday 4 March 2015
Lions head coach Johan Ackermann has named a Super Rugby team with two changes
for this week's tour opening match against the Blues at North Harbour Stadium
Lions name Super Rugby tour squad for Australasia
Monday 2 March 2015
Lions head coach Johan Ackermann has announced a 27-man touring squad for the Lions' Super Rugby tour to Australasia.
Stormers beat Lions in Johannesburg
Friday 27 February 2015
Out of the last five Super Rugby matches between the Lions and the Stormers
the Cape Town based Stormers have won five and the Lions one
Lions coach Ackermann swings the axe for Stormers
Thursday 26 February 2015
Lions head coach Johan Ackermann has swung the axe and made changes to his
starting line up and replacements bench for this weekend's Super Rugby match
against the Stormers in Johannesburg.
Lions sign Zebre lock Ferreira for Super Rugby
Tuesday 24 February 2015
Johannesburg based Super Rugby franchise the Lions have announced that they
have re-signed two current Super Rugby players and signed a new player.
Sharks beat Lions in Durban
Friday 20 February 2015
The final match in the second round of Super Rugby is in Durban where the Sharks
will host the Lions in a South African derby clash
Lions shuffle their forward pack for Sharks
Thursday 19 February 2015
Lions coach Johan Ackermann has named a team with several changes to the one
that lost to the Hurricanes for this weekend's Super Rugby match against the
Sharks in Durban
Springbok prop returns to boost Lions for Sharks
Monday 16 February 2015
The Lions have confirmed that they came through their Super Rugby opening 8-22
loss to the Hurricanes with a clean bill of health and no new injuries.
Hurricanes beat Lions in Johannesburg
Friday 13 February 2015
Super Rugby in South Africa kicks off in Johannesburg when the Lions host the
Hurricanes - a team they have not played since 2012.
Lions name team for Hurricanes season opener
Tuesday 10 February 2015
Lions head coach Johan Ackermann has named his 23-man Super Rugby team to play
the Hurricanes in their season opening fixture on Friday
Lions name 2015 Super Rugby playing squad
Friday 6 February 2015
The Golden Lions Rugby Union have named their 33-man squad that will compete
as the Lions for the 2015 Super Rugby season
Lions name squad for pre-season warm ups
Thursday 29 January 2015
Johannesburg Super Rugby side the Lions have announced their team line-ups
for their warm up matches against a NWU-Pukke XV and the Leopards.
Lions re-sign four of their Super Rugby stars
Sunday 25 January 2015
Johannesburg based Super Rugby side the Lions have announced that they have
re-signed several senior marquee players ahead of the 2015 season
Ackermann hopes new sponsor gives Lions stability
Thursday 11 December 2014
Lions Super Rugby coach Johan Ackermann says that he hopes the announcement of his team's new sponsor will enable them to retain his core group of players.
Lions re-sign head coach Ackermann for two years
Friday 3 October 2014
The Golden Lions Rugby Union have announced that they have re-signed Super Rugby and Currie Cup head coach Johan Ackermann for a further two years.
Ackermann pleased with Lions 'best ever' season
Saturday 12 July 2014
Lions coach Johan Ackermann said that it was good to see "everything come together" in their 60-25 hammering of the Cheetahs in Johannesburg on Saturday.
Lions finish on a high by smashing Cheetahs
Saturday 12 July 2014
The Lions finished the Super Rugby season with a 60-25 Super Rugby victory over the Cheetahs at Ellis Park in Johannesburg on Saturday.