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The New Age
Lions looking for positive start in Absa Currie cup seasonGolden Lions will be looking to continue with their positive start in the new A
Lions looking for positive start in Absa Currie cup season
The New Age / Posted an hour ago
Golden Lions will be looking to continue with their positive start in the new Absa Currie cup season when they square off with Pumas at the Mbombela Stadium Friday evening. The Lions and Blue Bulls remains the only sides that have not tasted defeat... Read more
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TribLIVE
D’Amico, Oberdorf hope to pace Greensburg Salem golf at top of lineupThe Greensburg Salem boys golf team hasn't made the playoffs since 2006 and gra
D’Amico, Oberdorf hope to pace Greensburg Salem golf at top of lineup
TribLIVE / Posted 11 hours ago
The Greensburg Salem boys golf team hasn't made the playoffs since 2006 and graduated six seniors last year. Just don't tell the Golden Lions there isn't reason for optimism. Though depth figures to be an issue, coach Kevin Fjat expects his top... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Sharks Name Team for PE TripSharks Director of Rugby Gary Gold has named his team for their Currie Cup clas
Sharks Name Team for PE Trip
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 hours ago
Sharks Director of Rugby Gary Gold has named his team for their Currie Cup clash against the EP Kings in Port Elizabeth on Saturday (17:05 kick-off). The backline which did duty against the Golden Lions at Kings Park last weekend has remained intact... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Cronje Captains LionsLions coach Johan Ackermann has selected his team for Friday's Currie Cup clash
Cronje Captains Lions
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 hours ago
Lions coach Johan Ackermann has selected his team for Friday's Currie Cup clash against the Pumas in Nelspruit (19:10 kick-off). Ackermann has made four personnel changes to the starting forward group, which downed the Sharks 31-16 last weekend. In... Read more
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Super Sport
Coastal teams need to bounce back The two top coastal teams are under rare pressure as they head into the fourt
Coastal teams need to bounce back
Super Sport / Posted 22 hours ago
The two top coastal teams are under rare pressure as they head into the fourth round of the Absa Currie Cup this weekend. Between them the Cell C Sharks and DHL Western Province have won four of the last five... Read more
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Super Sport
Lions lose Kriel The Xerox Golden Lions will be forced to head into their next Absa Currie Cup
Lions lose Kriel
Super Sport / Posted yesterday
The Xerox Golden Lions will be forced to head into their next Absa Currie Cup match against the Steval Pumas without their talismanic captain Jaco Kriel. Kriel sustained a quadriceps injury during the Thursday practice session and... Read more
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Super Sport
Sharks opt for continuity against Kings Cell C Sharks coach Gary Gold has decided that continuity in selection is the
Sharks opt for continuity against Kings
Super Sport / Posted yesterday
Cell C Sharks coach Gary Gold has decided that continuity in selection is the route to getting his team out of their current rut and into strong Absa Currie Cup contention. The Sharks, with a record so far... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Hungry Lions show teeth in Currie Cup questThat is why the Currie Cup has no't been successfully defended since the Free S
Hungry Lions show teeth in Currie Cup quest
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted yesterday
That is why the Currie Cup has no't been successfully defended since the Free State Cheetahs won it for a third straight time eight years ago and only four champions have ever retained their Super rugby titles immediately. But that doesn't seem to... Read more
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TribLIVE
Gators hope to be a factor in loaded conferenceThe Gateway football team struggled out of the gate in 2014. Three straight lo
Gators hope to be a factor in loaded conference
TribLIVE / Posted yesterday
The Gateway football team struggled out of the gate in 2014. Three straight losses overall and two in Greater Allegheny Conference play had many wondering in what direction the campaign would go. After the tough start, things started to level out,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Pumas Change One for Lions ClashBy Ockert De Villiers - Sport24 With their campaign back on track, the Pumas m
Pumas Change One for Lions Clash
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
By Ockert De Villiers - Sport24 With their campaign back on track, the Pumas made a single change to the run-on side for their Currie Cup match against the Golden Lions in Nelspruit on Friday. Lock Giant Mtyanda is back in the starting XV after his... Read more
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iafrica.com
Lions looking to raise the barLions coach Johan Ackermann. Credit: Rugby365 The Golden Lions may be unbeaten
Lions looking to raise the bar
iafrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Lions coach Johan Ackermann. Credit: Rugby365 The Golden Lions may be unbeaten with a full-house 15 points, but coach Johan Ackermann is far from satisfied with their form. With victories over the Eastern Province Kings (51-14), Pumas (44-27) and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Lions Skipper Expected to Be ReadyDespite suffering concussion during their 31-16 Currie Cup win over the Sharks
Lions Skipper Expected to Be Ready
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
Despite suffering concussion during their 31-16 Currie Cup win over the Sharks in Durban, Golden Lions captain Jaco Kriel is expected to be available for their clash against the Pumas in Nelspruit. A press release from the union on Tuesday indicated... Read more
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Super Sport
Bulls unleashed, the future looks bright It was a day or so before the end of Frans Ludeke’s reign as coach of the Vod
Bulls unleashed, the future looks bright
Super Sport / Posted 3 days ago
It was a day or so before the end of Frans Ludeke’s reign as coach of the Vodacom Bulls that I found myself in the Loftus parking lot having a chat with Nollis Marais. Telling him I had heard he was in line... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
WBTV BlogsGerald Henderson continues to give back to Charlotte communityGerald Henderson
WBTV Blogs
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 3 days ago
Gerald Henderson continues to give back to Charlotte communityGerald Henderson continues to give back to Charlotte community Aside from basketball, two things he loves are golf and kids, which led him to team up with A Child's Place to host a... Read more
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The Advocate
District 6-2A Louisiana high school football preview: Realignment creates hybrid league featuring on-the-rise Madison PrepThe name of the game in District 6-2A this season is alignment. Not the kind th
District 6-2A Louisiana high school football preview: Realignment creates hybrid league featuring on-the-rise Madison Prep
The Advocate / Posted 3 days ago
The name of the game in District 6-2A this season is alignment. Not the kind that coaches put in the playbook, but the kind marked by asterisks on the LHSAA’s website. If Madison Prep stays healthy, the Chargers move their 1A success up a level and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Gold - Scoreline Flattered LionsSharks Director of Rugby Gary Gold feels the 31-16 scoreline was not a true ref
Gold - Scoreline Flattered Lions
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
Sharks Director of Rugby Gary Gold feels the 31-16 scoreline was not a true reflection of their Currie Cup match against the Golden Lions last Saturday. The Sharks led 16-10 with 14 minutes remaining, but three late tries gave the men from... Read more
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iol.co.za
Silly errors leave Lions roaringBACKPAGEPIXThe Sharks left themselves vulnerable to the Lions on Saturday, with
Silly errors leave Lions roaring
iol.co.za / Posted 5 days ago
BACKPAGEPIXThe Sharks left themselves vulnerable to the Lions on Saturday, with silly errors in the final quarter, including a number of injudicious passes. Picture: Gerhard Duraan Durban – After three rounds of the Currie Cup, the Sharks have lost... Read more
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IAfrica South African Business News
Late Lions blitz sinks SharksJaco van der Walt of the Xerox Golden Lions during the Absa Currie Cup match be
Late Lions blitz sinks Sharks
IAfrica South African Business News / Posted 5 days ago
Jaco van der Walt of the Xerox Golden Lions during the Absa Currie Cup match between Cell C Sharks and Xerox Golden Lions at Growthpoint Kings Park. Rugby365/Gallo Images A late surge by the Golden Lions saw them claim a hard-earned 31-16 bonus... Read more
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The Courier Mail
France flanker Bernard le Roux turned down Springboks chance and ready to rip into WallabiesNEW French flanker Bernard le Roux and the Wallabies have a lot in common ... b
France flanker Bernard le Roux turned down Springboks chance and ready to rip into Wallabies
The Courier Mail / Posted 5 days ago
NEW French flanker Bernard le Roux and the Wallabies have a lot in common ... both were courted by South Africa’s master coach Jake White and knocked him back. The South African-born le Roux was wowed by the bright lights and international rugby... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Reborn Bulls bury Province under try avalancheJOHANNESBURG - South African Currie Cup leaders the Bulls ran title-holders Wes
Reborn Bulls bury Province under try avalanche
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 5 days ago
JOHANNESBURG - South African Currie Cup leaders the Bulls ran title-holders Western Province ragged during the second half for a memorable 47-29 bonus-point triumph Saturday in Pretoria. A Bull supporter waves a flag outside Orlando stadium ahead of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Lions Floor Struggling Sharks in DurbanThe Golden Lions remained unbeaten in this year's Currie Cup competition after
Lions Floor Struggling Sharks in Durban
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
The Golden Lions remained unbeaten in this year's Currie Cup competition after beating the Sharks 31-16 at Kings Park in Durban on Saturday. The men from Johannesburg, who led 7-6 at the break, claimed a full house of five log points courtesy of... Read more
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iafrica.com
Late Lions blitz sinks SharksJaco van der Walt of the Xerox Golden Lions during the Absa Currie Cup match be
Late Lions blitz sinks Sharks
iafrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
Jaco van der Walt of the Xerox Golden Lions during the Absa Currie Cup match between Cell C Sharks and Xerox Golden Lions at Growthpoint Kings Park. Rugby365/Gallo Images A late surge by the Golden Lions saw them claim a hard-earned 31-16 bonus... Read more
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Super Sport
Golden Lions hold off Sharks The Xerox Golden Lions held off a determined challenge from the Cell C Sharks
Golden Lions hold off Sharks
Super Sport / Posted 5 days ago
The Xerox Golden Lions held off a determined challenge from the Cell C Sharks on their way to a 31-16 (halftime 7-6) win in a scrappy Absa Currie Cup Premier Division match at Growthpoint Kings Park in Durban on... Read more
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The New Age
Bulls host Western Province in big clashThe Bulls will be hard pressed to maintain their unbeaten record when they host
Bulls host Western Province in big clash
The New Age / Posted 6 days ago
The Bulls will be hard pressed to maintain their unbeaten record when they host Western Province in their Currie Cup clash at Loftus Versfeld on Saturday. Also on Saturday, the high-flying Lions travel Durban to take on the Sharks at Kings Park. On... Read more
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iafrica.com
Roos boot sinks Kings in PEJuan-Claude Roos kicked five penalties as the Pumas edged the Eastern Province
Roos boot sinks Kings in PE
iafrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
Juan-Claude Roos kicked five penalties as the Pumas edged the Eastern Province Kings 15-13 in an arm-wrestle on Friday. The win, their second of the Currie Cup season, saw got the Nelspruit team's campaign back on track after last week's loss to the... Read more
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Super Sport
Pumas edge Kings in the Bay Flyhalf JC Roos kicked five penalties as the Steval Pumas eeked a narrow 15-1
Pumas edge Kings in the Bay
Super Sport / Posted 6 days ago
Flyhalf JC Roos kicked five penalties as the Steval Pumas eeked a narrow 15-13 (halftime 6-3) victory over the EP Kings in their Absa Currie Cup fixture at Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium in Port Elizabeth on Friday. The... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kings Lose Skipper WatsonThe EP Kings have been forced into late changes ahead of their Currie Cup clash
Kings Lose Skipper Watson
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
The EP Kings have been forced into late changes ahead of their Currie Cup clash against the Pumas in Port Elizabeth on Friday (19:00 kick-off). Skipper Luke Watson and Stefan Willemse have been withdrawn due to leg injuries. Unfortunately they have... Read more
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TribLIVE
Lineup, coach provide consistency for Greensburg Salem tennisGreensburg Salem girls tennis looks to have a much improved team this season th
Lineup, coach provide consistency for Greensburg Salem tennis
TribLIVE / Posted 7 days ago
Greensburg Salem girls tennis looks to have a much improved team this season thanks to consistency with the head coaching position and the starting lineup. Last year, in the first season under coach Megan McIntyre, the Golden Lions were able to... Read more
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Super Sport
Lusaseni back for Lions Lock MB Lusaseni moves into the Xerox Golden Lions starting XV for the Absa C
Lusaseni back for Lions
Super Sport / Posted 7 days ago
Lock MB Lusaseni moves into the Xerox Golden Lions starting XV for the Absa Currie Cup match against the Cell C Sharks in Durban on Saturday as coach Johan Ackermann continues his ploy of shuffling his troops. Lusaseni will... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Lions Make Changes for Durban TripGolden Lions head coach Johan Ackermann has announced his team to face the Shar
Lions Make Changes for Durban Trip
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
Golden Lions head coach Johan Ackermann has announced his team to face the Sharks in a Currie Cup clash in Durban on Saturday. Ackermann has made several changes to the team that beat the Pumas 43-27 at Ellis Park last weekend. Up front, there are... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Feast of Se7ens rugby in Limerick this weekend | Irish Examiner Thursday, August 20, 2015 - 03:38 PM Thomond Park will pl
Feast of Se7ens rugby in Limerick this weekend
Irish Examiner / Posted 8 days ago
| Irish Examiner Thursday, August 20, 2015 - 03:38 PM Thomond Park will play host to twelve teams and a feast of rugby this weekend, with the Limerick... Read more
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iafrica.com
Stokkies replaces VorsterLions coach Johan Ackermann. Credit: Rugby365 Midfielder Nicolaas Hanekom will
Stokkies replaces Vorster
iafrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
Lions coach Johan Ackermann. Credit: Rugby365 Midfielder Nicolaas Hanekom will start in place of the injured Harold Vorster when the Lions go head-to-head with the Sharks. Vorster has been ruled out for the rest of the season after he tore his... Read more
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Super Sport
Lions lose Vorster for season The Xerox Golden Lions have lost midfielder Harold Vorster for the remainder
Lions lose Vorster for season
Super Sport / Posted 8 days ago
The Xerox Golden Lions have lost midfielder Harold Vorster for the remainder of the Absa Currie Cup season after he tore his anterior cruciate knee ligament during the team’s win last weekend over the Steval... Read more
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Super Sport
Unique double for Bulls' Kruger Vodacom Blue Bulls prop Werner Kruger will on Saturday become the first playe
Unique double for Bulls' Kruger
Super Sport / Posted 8 days ago
Vodacom Blue Bulls prop Werner Kruger will on Saturday become the first player at the union to play 100 matches for both the Bulls (Super Rugby) and Blue Bulls (Currie Cup). Kruger played his 100th match for the Bulls... Read more
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Super Sport
Six changes for Sharks Cell C Sharks director of rugby Gary Gold has made six changes to his team as
Six changes for Sharks
Super Sport / Posted 8 days ago
Cell C Sharks director of rugby Gary Gold has made six changes to his team as he searches for the first 80 minute performance of the season against the high riding Xerox Golden Lions in a crucial ABSA Currie Cup clash in... Read more
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iol.co.za
Sharks can’t fall asleep - GoldBackpagepixSharks head coach Gary Gold wants an 80 minute performance when his
Sharks can’t fall asleep - Gold
iol.co.za / Posted 8 days ago
BackpagepixSharks head coach Gary Gold wants an 80 minute performance when his team takes on the Golden Lions. Picture: BackpagePix Durban – Sharks Head Coach Gary Gold believes an 80 minute performance in their Absa Currie Cup match against the... Read more
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The New Age
Gold tells Sharks: 80 minutes please!Cell C Sharks Head Coach Gary Gold believes an 80 minute performance in their A
Gold tells Sharks: 80 minutes please!
The New Age / Posted 9 days ago
Cell C Sharks Head Coach Gary Gold believes an 80 minute performance in their Absa Currie Cup match against the Golden Lions at Kings Park on Saturday is crucial if they want a victory. The Lions, currently in second place on the log from their... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Making up for lost timePINE BLUFF -- Arkansas-Pine Bluff is two weeks into fall camp but isn't any clo
Making up for lost time
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 9 days ago
PINE BLUFF -- Arkansas-Pine Bluff is two weeks into fall camp but isn't any closer to naming a starting quarterback than it was the day practices started. At least Coach Monte Coleman's nerves have been eased a bit by knowing he will have plenty of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Pumas Change 3 for PE TripBy Ockert De Villiers - Sport24 The Pumas have made three changes to the side
Pumas Change 3 for PE Trip
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
By Ockert De Villiers - Sport24 The Pumas have made three changes to the side that will face the EP Kings in their Absa Currie Cup clash in Port Elizabeth on Friday. Prop Corne Fourie will start his first match of the season scrumming down at... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Lions Lose Vorster for the SeasonThe Golden Lions medical team on Tuesday released a report ahead of the team's
Lions Lose Vorster for the Season
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
The Golden Lions medical team on Tuesday released a report ahead of the team's Currie Cup match against the Sharks in Durban this Saturday (17:05 kick-off). There is just one new injury to report, following last weekend's 44-27 win over the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Gold Has Faith in Sharks Young GunsSharks Director of Rugby is backing his young guns to do the job in this year's
Gold Has Faith in Sharks Young Guns
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
Sharks Director of Rugby is backing his young guns to do the job in this year's Currie Cup. The Durbanites have come out the blocks slow in this year's event, losing their first game 33-24 to the Pumas in Nelspruit, before earning a hard-fought... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
Five for Monday: Five stories to look for in the August 17, 2015 issue of The Daily Jeffersonian 1) FELINE ‘SQUATTERS’ Cats take a liking to local public buildings While mo
Five for Monday: Five stories to look for in the August 17, 2015 issue of The Daily Jeffersonian
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 11 days ago
1) FELINE ‘SQUATTERS’ Cats take a liking to local public buildings While most people think they’re the ones adopting pets, sometimes animals will flip... Read more
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The New Age
Gauteng rivals early pace-setters in Absa Currie Cup raceThe Xerox Golden Lions, Vodacom Blue Bulls and the DHL Western Province all ach
Gauteng rivals early pace-setters in Absa Currie Cup race
The New Age / Posted 12 days ago
The Xerox Golden Lions, Vodacom Blue Bulls and the DHL Western Province all achieved successive wins in the second round of the Absa Currie Cup played over the weekend. In Durban, the Cell C Sharks opened their account with a win over the Eastern... Read more
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iol.co.za
Gauteng rivals set Currie Cup paceBackpagepixFrancois Hougaard of the Bulls celebrates a try with teammates durin
Gauteng rivals set Currie Cup pace
iol.co.za / Posted 12 days ago
BackpagepixFrancois Hougaard of the Bulls celebrates a try with teammates during their Currie Cup clash with the Griquas. Picture: Sydney Mahlangu Cape Town – The Golden Lions, Blue Bulls and Western Province all achieved successive wins in the... Read more
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iafrica.com
Province slip-sliding to victoryDefending champions Western Province retained their winning start to the 2015 C
Province slip-sliding to victory
iafrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
Defending champions Western Province retained their winning start to the 2015 Currie Cup season. Province beat the Free State Cheetahs 9-3 in an arm-wrestle at Newlands on Saturday, a result that keeps the Cape Town outfit in touch with the... Read more
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iafrica.com
Thirteen-man Lions beat PumasThe Golden Lions were made to work hard, but came away with a second consecutiv
Thirteen-man Lions beat Pumas
iafrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
The Golden Lions were made to work hard, but came away with a second consecutive bonus-point win. The men from Johannesburg, despite being reduced to 13 men in the final 10 minutes, recorded a 44-27 win over a willing and resilient Pumas outfit at... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Pumas Unchanged for Lions DuelBy Ockert De Villiers - Sport24 Pumas coach MJ Mentz kept his side unchanged f
Pumas Unchanged for Lions Duel
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 days ago
By Ockert De Villiers - Sport24 Pumas coach MJ Mentz kept his side unchanged for their Currie Cup match against the Golden Lions at Ellis Park on Friday (19:10 kick-off). Mentz persisted with the team that pulled off a 33-24 victory over the Sharks... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Home Comforts for LionsBy Ockert De Villiers - Sport24 With two away Currie Cup matches looming, the
Home Comforts for Lions
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 days ago
By Ockert De Villiers - Sport24 With two away Currie Cup matches looming, the Golden Lions will be looking to take full advantage of playing at home when they face the Pumas at Ellis Park on Friday. The Lions are fresh off a confidence-boosting... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Lions Name Side to Face PumasGolden Lions coach Johan Ackermann has named his side to face the Pumas in a Cu
Lions Name Side to Face Pumas
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 days ago
Golden Lions coach Johan Ackermann has named his side to face the Pumas in a Currie Cup clash at Ellis Park on Friday. There is one potential change to the match-day side which beat the EP Kings 51-14 in Port Elizabeth last Saturday. Anthony... Read more
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The New Age
Wholesale changes to SA school sidesSA Schools coach Hein Kriek and his SA Schools A counterpart Lance Sendin on Mo
Wholesale changes to SA school sides
The New Age / Posted 17 days ago
SA Schools coach Hein Kriek and his SA Schools A counterpart Lance Sendin on Monday made wholesale changes to their starting line-ups for the second round of the Under-18 International Series at Outeniqua Park in George on Tuesday. The SA Schools... Read more
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