Coach Swys de Bruin has expressed the Lions’ determination to retain the services of Franco Mostert beyond the 2018 season.
Sanzaar has announced a restructured 2018 Super Rugby tournament, which will kick off in Cape Town on 17 February when the Stormers host the Jaguares.
The Rebels have identified Cape Town-born Dave Wessels as a potential head coach replacement for Tony McGahan.
As many as 12 All Blacks have signed contract extensions to remain at the Crusaders until the end of 2019.
The Australian Rugby Union board has announced that the Force will be axed from Super Rugby next season.
The injury-enforced absence of Warren Whiteley, as well as the omission of Ruan Combrinck, Frans Steyn, and Lukhanyo Am could cost the Boks dearly in the Rugby Championship, writes JON CARDINELLI.
Lions hooker Akker van der Merwe has joined the Sharks on a two-year deal.
Lions coach Johan Ackermann says the red-card punishment didn’t fit the crime committed in the Super Rugby final at Ellis Park, reports JON CARDINELLI in Johannesburg.
The Crusaders punished a frantic and ill-disciplined Lions side to win 25-17 on Saturday and claim their eighth Super Rugby title. JON CARDINELLI at Ellis Park reports.
The Lions will need to win the set-piece and gainline battles in order to negate the Crusaders’ rush defence in the Super Rugby final at Ellis Park on Saturday, writes JON CARDINELLI.