Lions centre Howard Mnisi will be out of action for at least nine months as the result of a serious knee injury.
Rohan Janse van Rensburg scored a brace of tries as the Lions snatched a 28-25 win over the Cheetahs in Bloemfontein on Saturday. CRAIG LEWIS reports.
CRAIG LEWIS looks at five things that would be good to see emerge from this Super Rugby season. Local scrumhalf to dominate proceedings The untimely passing of Joost van der Westhuizen and the recent retirement of Fourie du Preez have served as poignant reminder of past players who have dominated the world game in the Bok No 9 jersey. However, in… Read more →
With Super Rugby set to kick off in just over a month’s time, CRAIG LEWIS makes some predictions for the season ahead.
Wayne Parnell’s century led the way as the Cobras switched into one-day mode to win their first Sunfoil match of the season, beating the Lions by six wickets in Oudtshoorn.
Highveld Lions player Wiaan Mulder’s sensational start to his franchise career reached new heights on Friday with a maiden century.
The Golden Lions Rugby Union are adamant lock Franco Mostert has no case to answer in his ongoing contractual saga with French side Lyon.
Lions prop-forward Julian Redelinghuys successfully underwent neck surgery in Bloemfontein on Sunday and could be discharged from hospital later this week already.
The Cobras now have on-field problems to go with their off-field problems, as they will open their Sunfoil Series campaign with a defeat by the time the morning session is wrapped up against the Lions on day three at the Wanderers in Johannesburg.