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Super Sport
Sharks are on the risetheir quest to be one of the fringe challengers for a place in the top four and
Sharks are on the rise
Super Sport / Posted 18 minutes ago
their quest to be one of the fringe challengers for a place in the top four and thus a semi-final spot. Weekend results Golden Lions 60 Boland Cavaliers 12 Pumas 35 Griquas 41 Eastern Province Kings 6 Western Province 6 Sharks 26 Blue Bulls... Read more
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iol.co.za
Sharks continue to show they have bitepoints. But again two late penalties by Swart to only one by the Steval Pumas e
Sharks continue to show they have bite
iol.co.za / Posted 19 hours ago
points. But again two late penalties by Swart to only one by the Steval Pumas earned them the 41-35 victory. The Xerox Golden Lions delivered a classy display all around to outplay Boland 60-12 at Emirates Airline Park in Johannesburg on Friday... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
Previewing the SWACand Prairie View A&M, all on the road, in the span of a month during conference
Previewing the SWAC
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted yesterday
and Prairie View A&M, all on the road, in the span of a month during conference play. Arkansas-Pine Bluff: One of the Golden Lions’ non-conference games is against Division II Oklahoma Panhandle State. Home games against Mississippi Valley... Read more
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iol.co.za
WP victorious, but far from being contendersover the last few months, WP’s win doesn’t say much about their ability to chal
WP victorious, but far from being contenders
iol.co.za / Posted yesterday
over the last few months, WP’s win doesn’t say much about their ability to challenge for the title that they lost to the Golden Lions in last year’s final. While there was certainly much greater intensity and purpose on attack in particular, WP... Read more
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Super Sport
Lions back to winning ways The Xerox Golden Lions returned to winning ways in the Currie Cup Premier Div
Lions back to winning ways
Super Sport / Posted 2 days ago
The Xerox Golden Lions returned to winning ways in the Currie Cup Premier Division with a resounding 60-12 victory over the hapless Boland Cavaliers at the Emirates Airline Park in Johannesburg. The Lions assistant coach... Read more
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IAfrica South African Business News
Currie Cup, Round Four previewtournament's only other unbeaten side in the competition so far, the Free State
Currie Cup, Round Four preview
IAfrica South African Business News / Posted 2 days ago
tournament's only other unbeaten side in the competition so far, the Free State Cheetahs, have a bye this weekend. The Golden Lions and Boland kick things off on Friday when they meet in Johannesburg. Friday's other match sees the Pumas at home... Read more
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iafrica.com
Currie Cup, Round Four previewtournament's only other unbeaten side in the competition so far, the Free State
Currie Cup, Round Four preview
iafrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
tournament's only other unbeaten side in the competition so far, the Free State Cheetahs, have a bye this weekend. The Golden Lions and Boland kick things off on Friday when they meet in Johannesburg. Friday's other match sees the Pumas at home... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Bothma to Lead Pumasif they want a chance to stay in the hunt for a semifinal spot. And Griquas, f
Bothma to Lead Pumas
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
if they want a chance to stay in the hunt for a semifinal spot. And Griquas, fresh from their win over the Xerox Golden Lions, are keen to add another scalp to their tally. "We really want to win our first game of the Currie Cup," Bothma... Read more
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Super Sport
Playmaker Jantjies a Springbok concernSaturday with the form of fly-half Elton Jantjies a major concern. The 26-year
Playmaker Jantjies a Springbok concern
Super Sport / Posted 3 days ago
Saturday with the form of fly-half Elton Jantjies a major concern. The 26-year-old playmaker from Super Rugby runners-up Golden Lions has been unable to replicate his outstanding form at international level. Jantjies fluffed three of nine kicks... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Off-form playmaker Jantjies a Springbok concernduring a Test match against Ireland, in Port Elizabeth, in June 2016 The 26-ye
Off-form playmaker Jantjies a Springbok concern
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 3 days ago
during a Test match against Ireland, in Port Elizabeth, in June 2016 The 26-year-old playmaker from Super Rugby runners-up Golden Lions has been unable to replicate his outstanding form at international level. Jantjies fluffed three of nine kicks... Read more
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The Star
SMAC volleyball squads see fierce battles5 kills; Olivia Ramsey, 10 digs, 5 assists; Talia Brintley, 6 digs. East Burke
SMAC volleyball squads see fierce battles
The Star / Posted 3 days ago
5 kills; Olivia Ramsey, 10 digs, 5 assists; Talia Brintley, 6 digs. East Burke 3, Shelby 0 (25-9, 25-8, 25-19) — The Lady Golden Lions dipped to 1-3 in the SMAC with Wednesday's defeat. Shelby stat leaders: Zhria Proctor, 8 digs, 4 kills, 2 ace;... Read more
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The Star
Three at home this week, Shelby hits the road23-10; Gabe Whisnant — Crest, 28-14; Richard Walker — Crest, 42-21. Shelby (1-
Three at home this week, Shelby hits the road
The Star / Posted 3 days ago
23-10; Gabe Whisnant — Crest, 28-14; Richard Walker — Crest, 42-21. Shelby (1-0) at A.C. Reynolds (0-1), 7:30 p.m. The Golden Lions will take on a perennial 3A power in the Rockets, who dropped their opener to 4A West Forsyth last week,... Read more
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Super Sport
Durban game provides moment of truthwho want to make the test match in Salta between the Pumas and Springboks the f
Durban game provides moment of truth
Super Sport / Posted 3 days ago
who want to make the test match in Salta between the Pumas and Springboks the focus of their Saturday evening. The Xerox Golden Lions were supposed to provide the appetiser to last week’s game but instead it was Griquas who did that, with the... Read more
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Super Sport
Bothma to lead Pumasif they want a chance to stay in the hunt for a semifinal spot. And Griquas, f
Bothma to lead Pumas
Super Sport / Posted 3 days ago
if they want a chance to stay in the hunt for a semifinal spot. And Griquas, fresh from their win over the Xerox Golden Lions, are keen to add another scalp to their tally. “We really want to win our first game of the Currie Cup,” Bothma... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Swagger to Cavalierswon 11 of 14 matches in the qualifying rounds to earn the right to play in the
Swagger to Cavaliers
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 4 days ago
won 11 of 14 matches in the qualifying rounds to earn the right to play in the cup proper. En route they beat the Golden Lions in Grabouw. Zondagh and head coach Brent Janse van Rensburg have turned a struggling team into a competitive... Read more
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The Star
Shelby's Sarratt, KM's Mosely named Players of the Weekand Kings Mountain’s all-purpose performer Kavin Mosely. Shelby’s Malik Sarrat
Shelby's Sarratt, KM's Mosely named Players of the Week
The Star / Posted 4 days ago
and Kings Mountain’s all-purpose performer Kavin Mosely. Shelby’s Malik Sarratt — The 5-11, 190-pound junior kept the Golden Lions offense humming in his first career start. Sarratt connected on 10-of-17 passes for 235 yards. Four of those... Read more
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The Star
ROUNDUP: Shelby girls tennis wins openerGraves 2-1 (tiebreak), Grayson Lowery 2-1 (tiebreak), Sarah Lampley 2-0 and Hol
ROUNDUP: Shelby girls tennis wins opener
The Star / Posted 4 days ago
Graves 2-1 (tiebreak), Grayson Lowery 2-1 (tiebreak), Sarah Lampley 2-0 and Holly Hendrix 2-0 won in singles for the Lady Golden Lions (1-0). Graves/Lampley, Grayson/Wilson and Hendrix/Ward all won doubles. Blackburn/Queen won their exhibition... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Adriaanse Gets First Bulls StartBlue Bulls. Adriaanse, who played Super Rugby for the Kings in 2016, has playe
Adriaanse Gets First Bulls Start
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Blue Bulls. Adriaanse, who played Super Rugby for the Kings in 2016, has played in 61 Currie Cup matches for Boland, the Golden Lions and made his Blue Bulls debut off the bench last weekend. On the bench, Bandise Maku will take over from Edgar... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Lions Ring Changes for Boland ClashGolden Lions coach Johan Ackermann has named his team for Friday's Currie Cup P
Lions Ring Changes for Boland Clash
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Golden Lions coach Johan Ackermann has named his team for Friday's Currie Cup Premier Division clash against Boland Cavaliers in Johannesburg. Ackermann made several changes to the team that went down 30-24 to Griquas in Kimberley last weekend. In... Read more
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iafrica.com
Cheetahs not on a bonus-point rushmaking a big statement with a 32-25 win over Western Province at Newlands this
Cheetahs not on a bonus-point rush
iafrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
making a big statement with a 32-25 win over Western Province at Newlands this past weekend. With the defending champion Golden Lions, who had a bye in Week One, having lost to Griquas this past weekend, it meant the Cheetahs and Sharks have... Read more
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IAfrica South African Business News
Cheetahs not on a bonus-point rushmaking a big statement with a 32-25 win over Western Province at Newlands this
Cheetahs not on a bonus-point rush
IAfrica South African Business News / Posted 4 days ago
making a big statement with a 32-25 win over Western Province at Newlands this past weekend. With the defending champion Golden Lions, who had a bye in Week One, having lost to Griquas this past weekend, it meant the Cheetahs and Sharks have... Read more
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Super Sport
Kimberley provided a needed boostneighbours from up the N8 have something even more exciting to celebrate today
Kimberley provided a needed boost
Super Sport / Posted 6 days ago
neighbours from up the N8 have something even more exciting to celebrate today – a win over the Currie Cup champions, the Golden Lions. Griquas have given the Lions trouble in Kimberley in the past and commentator Hugh Bladen reminded us of the... Read more
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iafrica.com
Gutsy Griquas upset LionsGriquas produced some of their best rugby to date to beat the Golden Lions 30-2
Gutsy Griquas upset Lions
iafrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
Griquas produced some of their best rugby to date to beat the Golden Lions 30-24 in their Currie Cup encounter at Griqua Park in Kimberley on Saturday afternoon. Taking on the Lions while in the last spot on the points log, it was thought that the... Read more
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Super Sport
Lions slain in holey city Griquas have arguably caused the upset of this year’s Currie Cup competition
Lions slain in holey city
Super Sport / Posted 8 days ago
Griquas have arguably caused the upset of this year’s Currie Cup competition by beating the Golden Lions 30-24 at Griqua Park in Kimberley on Saturday afternoon. Playing without a main sponsor and taking on the Lions while... Read more
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The Star
Grayson, Austin tied for 1st round county lead8:30 — August Blondina, Tony Cable, Randolph Hartgrove, Clenon Tackett. VARSIT
Grayson, Austin tied for 1st round county lead
The Star / Posted 9 days ago
8:30 — August Blondina, Tony Cable, Randolph Hartgrove, Clenon Tackett. VARSITY SOCCER Shelby 6, Polk County 0 — The Golden Lions rolled to victory in their season opener. Shelby picked up goals from Ty Grenier, Felix Costila, Noah Martin,... Read more
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The Star
Game capsules for opening week (picks, how to follow and more)at Shelby, 7:30 p.m. These two non-conference opponents have had quite a serie
Game capsules for opening week (picks, how to follow and more)
The Star / Posted 9 days ago
at Shelby, 7:30 p.m. These two non-conference opponents have had quite a series throughout the years, with the Golden Lions owning a 15-9 advantage following last season’s 40-28 win at Morganton. The three-time defending 2A champions... Read more
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iol.co.za
Can Province stop the Cheetahs' run?Oosthuizen, Luke van der Smit, Jacques Fick, Minenhle Mthethwa, Lungelo Goza S
Can Province stop the Cheetahs' run?
iol.co.za / Posted 9 days ago
Oosthuizen, Luke van der Smit, Jacques Fick, Minenhle Mthethwa, Lungelo Goza Saturday at 2.10pm in Kimberley Griquas v Golden Lions The men from Kimberley will be fired up to give seasoned prop Steph Roberts a win in his record-equalling 161st... Read more
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Super Sport
Big pressure heaped on WPagainst Boland. For the Durbanites, it is about putting their game together as
Big pressure heaped on WP
Super Sport / Posted 10 days ago
against Boland. For the Durbanites, it is about putting their game together as much as it is about the result. The Xerox Golden Lions hardly raised a sweat in opening their campaign with an easy win over the Pumas in Johanesburg last week and... Read more
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The Star
Volleyball, soccer, JV teams all see actionreceptions, 11 digs; Sara Pasour, 17 assists, 7 service points. Shelby 3, Chas
Volleyball, soccer, JV teams all see action
The Star / Posted 10 days ago
receptions, 11 digs; Sara Pasour, 17 assists, 7 service points. Shelby 3, Chase 1 (18-25, 25-18, 25-20, 25-17) — The Lady Golden Lions evened their record at 1-1. They'll host Kings Mountain at 4:30 p.m. Monday. Shelby stat leaders: Megan... Read more
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iol.co.za
Lions spoilt for choiceThe 23-year-old, who normally plays flank in 15s rugby, was a key figure in the
Lions spoilt for choice
iol.co.za / Posted 11 days ago
The 23-year-old, who normally plays flank in 15s rugby, was a key figure in the Golden Lions team that went 12 games unbeaten in the Currie Cup last year en route to the title. Coach Johan Ackermann has decided to give Smith a break before calling... Read more
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iafrica.com
Lions' claws to be sharpenedThe Golden Lions may have claimed a more than comfortable 68-26 victory over th
Lions' claws to be sharpened
iafrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
The Golden Lions may have claimed a more than comfortable 68-26 victory over the Pumas but know they have plenty of sharpening up to do as the tournament wears on. The Lions ran in 10 tries to the Pumas' four but coach Johan Ackerman was not... Read more
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iafrica.com
Lions lock's record-breaking tryGolden Lions lock Lourens Erasmus scored the fastest try in Currie Cup history
Lions lock's record-breaking try
iafrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
Golden Lions lock Lourens Erasmus scored the fastest try in Currie Cup history on Saturday. Erasmus' five-point burst came just 8.5 seconds after kick-off in the Lions' 68-26 demolition of the Pumas in Johannesburg on Saturday. The previous best in... Read more
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Super Sport
Lions Roar in Battle of the Cats The quickest try in Currie Cup history set the rampant Xerox Golden Lions on
Lions Roar in Battle of the Cats
Super Sport / Posted 15 days ago
The quickest try in Currie Cup history set the rampant Xerox Golden Lions on their way to a massive 68-26 win over the woeful Steval Pumas in their Currie Cup Premier Division encounter at Emirates Airline Park in... Read more
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iafrica.com
Lions run riot at Ellis ParkArmand van der Merwe (Lions, 7 - foul play, high tackle), Jacques van Rooyen (L
Lions run riot at Ellis Park
iafrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
Armand van der Merwe (Lions, 7 - foul play, high tackle), Jacques van Rooyen (Lions, 11 - cynical foul, killing the ball) Golden Lions: 15 Sylvian Mahuza, 14 Koch Marx, 13 Nicolaas Hanekom, 12 Howard Mnisi , 11 Anthony Volmink, 10 Jaco van der... Read more
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iol.co.za
New-look Lions carry hopes of Currie Cup defenceweeks, while the remaining starters from a week ago have all been given this we
New-look Lions carry hopes of Currie Cup defence
iol.co.za / Posted 15 days ago
weeks, while the remaining starters from a week ago have all been given this weekend off. Also, the conditions facing the Golden Lions team at Ellis Park on Saturday are vastly different to those they were up against in Wellington. It’s a... Read more
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iafrica.com
Vermeulen out of Springbok squadnext week after recurring right knee injuries. His withdrawal means Warren Whi
Vermeulen out of Springbok squad
iafrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
next week after recurring right knee injuries. His withdrawal means Warren Whiteley from the 2016 Super Rugby runners-up Golden Lions will most likely start at No. 8 for the Springboks against Los Pumas at Mbombela Stadium in north-eastern city... Read more
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The Star
JAMBOREE: Golden Lions finish strong against JagsForestview, 21-0, over the last 15 minutes. First-year quarterback Malik Surrat
JAMBOREE: Golden Lions finish strong against Jags
The Star / Posted 16 days ago
Forestview, 21-0, over the last 15 minutes. First-year quarterback Malik Surratt connected with Jayden Borders to put the Golden Lions on the board with 3:40 left in the first quarter. On Forestview's next possession, Josh Smith stepped in front... Read more
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The Star
Golden Lions finish strong against JagsForestview, 21-0, over the last 15 minutes. First-year quarterback Malik Surrat
Golden Lions finish strong against Jags
The Star / Posted 16 days ago
Forestview, 21-0, over the last 15 minutes. First-year quarterback Malik Surratt connected with Jayden Borders to put the Golden Lions on the board with 3:40 left in the first quarter. On Forestview's next possession, Josh Smith stepped in front... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
SA Schools Teams Namedalso form a key combination at the back along with left wing Sihle Njezula from
SA Schools Teams Named
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 days ago
also form a key combination at the back along with left wing Sihle Njezula from Eastern Province. The front-row pairing of Golden Lions prop Nathan McBeth and hooker PJ Botha, who will pack down with Eastern Province Country Districts prop Sazi... Read more
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Super Sport
The champs start bid for consolation There is no shame in losing a Super Rugby final, but the Golden Lions will no
The champs start bid for consolation
Super Sport / Posted 16 days ago
There is no shame in losing a Super Rugby final, but the Golden Lions will nonetheless be searching for some consolation after the disappointment of coming so near and yet so far when they start the defence of... Read more
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Super Sport
The champs start bid for consolation There is no shame in losing a Super Rugby final but the Golden Lions will non
The champs start bid for consolation
Super Sport / Posted 17 days ago
There is no shame in losing a Super Rugby final but the Golden Lions will nonetheless be searching for some consolation for the disappointment of coming so near and yet so far when they start the defence of their... Read more
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KECI Missoula
2016 Southwestern Athletic Conference PreviewState Nov. 5, Southern* Nov. 12, Arkansas-Pine Bluff* Nov. 19, Grambling Sta
2016 Southwestern Athletic Conference Preview
KECI Missoula / Posted 17 days ago
State Nov. 5, Southern* Nov. 12, Arkansas-Pine Bluff* Nov. 19, Grambling State* * - SWAC game 5. ARKANSAS-PINE BLUFF GOLDEN LIONS= LOCATION: Pine Bluff, Arkansas STADIUM: Golden Lion Stadium COACH: Monte Coleman (37-52 in eight seasons at... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Lions Opt for Co-CaptainsThe Golden Lions have opted for co-captains during this year's Currie Cup Premi
Lions Opt for Co-Captains
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 days ago
The Golden Lions have opted for co-captains during this year's Currie Cup Premier Division. Scrumhalf Ross Cronje and centre Howard Mnisi will share the captaincy duties during this year's event, the defending champions announced on Thursday. Coach... Read more
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iafrica.com
Cronje and Mnisi share Lions captaincyRoss Cronje at a training session. Credit: Rugby365 Scrumhalf Ross Cronjé and
Cronje and Mnisi share Lions captaincy
iafrica.com / Posted 17 days ago
Ross Cronje at a training session. Credit: Rugby365 Scrumhalf Ross Cronjé and centre Howard Mnisi will share the Golden Lions captaincy during their campaign this year - starting with a home match against the Pumas at Ellis Park on... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Cheetahs Suffer Injury Setbackwas initially believed. If all goes according to plan Petersen will be back fo
Cheetahs Suffer Injury Setback
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 days ago
was initially believed. If all goes according to plan Petersen will be back for the final four games against the Sharks, Golden Lions, Pumas and Griquas. "Luckily the injury happened early in the competition so there is enough time to recover.... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Golden Lions QB battle still going strongother, verbally. The guys messes up, they're correcting and pushing," Coleman s
Golden Lions QB battle still going strong
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 18 days ago
other, verbally. The guys messes up, they're correcting and pushing," Coleman said. "As a coach, that's refreshing." The Golden Lions, ninth in the SWAC in points (19.5 per game) and eighth in yards (317.0) last year, have a system they like and... Read more
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iol.co.za
Bulls, Sharks, Cheetahs off to flying startThe Xerox Golden Lions, EP Kings and Griquas, meanwhile, had byes. In Pretoria
Bulls, Sharks, Cheetahs off to flying start
iol.co.za / Posted 21 days ago
The Xerox Golden Lions, EP Kings and Griquas, meanwhile, had byes. In Pretoria, the Vodacom Blue Bulls raced to a convincing 24-0 first-half lead against DHL Western Province as they capitalised on their point-scoring chances effectively and... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Barrett gives Hurricanes maiden Super Rugby crownHurricanes ended a 20-year nightmare Saturday when Beauden Barrett in scintilla
Barrett gives Hurricanes maiden Super Rugby crown
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 22 days ago
Hurricanes ended a 20-year nightmare Saturday when Beauden Barrett in scintillating form engineered a 20-3 victory over the Golden Lions on Saturday for their maiden Super Rugby title. Wellington Hurricanes' Beauden Barrett (left) holds off a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
North-South Derby Kicks Off Currie Cupround. The clash between the EP Kings and Griquas has been postponed until a la
North-South Derby Kicks Off Currie Cup
AllAfrica.com / Posted 23 days ago
round. The clash between the EP Kings and Griquas has been postponed until a later stage, meaning they will join the Golden Lions on a bye this weekend. The match in Pretoria will be followed by a clash between the Pumas and Sharks at the... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Vito eyes Super final Lion mauling as dream endbeen written for his Wellington Hurricanes to become the fifth new Super Rugby
Vito eyes Super final Lion mauling as dream end
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 25 days ago
been written for his Wellington Hurricanes to become the fifth new Super Rugby champions in six years when they battle the Golden Lions in Saturday's final. Wellington Hurricanes' Victor Vito scores a try during the Super Rugby semi-final match... Read more
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