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VISAGIE LEADS LIONS IN CRUCIAL KNOCKOUT CHALLENGE CUP CLASH

The Jaco Visagie led Emirates Lions are in action this Saturday in Treviso against Italian outfit Benetton in a Round of 16 clash of the EPCR Challenge Cup. Kick-off at the Stadio Monigo is at 18:30 (SA time)

VISAGIE LEADS LIONS IN CRUCIAL KNOCKOUT CHALLENGE CUP CLASH
VISAGIE LEADS LIONS IN CRUCIAL KNOCKOUT CHALLENGE CUP CLASH

VAN VUUREN IN, FIFTY FOR VAN DER MERWE FOR LIONS OSPREYS CLASH

The Emirates Lions will look to capitalise on last weekend’s historic victory in Galway when they take on Welsh side Ospreys in Round 13 of the Vodacom United Rugby Championship in Swansea this Saturday.

VAN VUUREN IN, FIFTY FOR VAN DER MERWE FOR LIONS OSPREYS CLASH
VAN VUUREN IN, FIFTY FOR VAN DER MERWE FOR LIONS OSPREYS CLASH

LIONS READY FOR A TOUGH, HOSTILE EVENING IN GALWAY FOR CONNACHT CLASH

The Emirates Lions face up to Irish outfit Connacht in Round 12 of the Vodacom United Rugby Championship hoping to be the first South African franchise to get the better of the men from Galway this Saturday.

LIONS READY FOR A TOUGH, HOSTILE EVENING IN GALWAY FOR CONNACHT CLASH
LIONS READY FOR A TOUGH, HOSTILE EVENING IN GALWAY FOR CONNACHT CLASH

STARTS FOR HENDRIKSE, PRETORIUS AS LIONS HOST SHARKS IN URC DERBY.

Emirates Lions head coach Ivan van Rooyen makes strategic changes to his half-back pairing ahead of the pivotal Round 11 showdown against the Hollywoodbets Sharks in the Vodacom United Rugby Championship. Catch the action in Johannesburg at 15:00.

STARTS FOR HENDRIKSE, PRETORIUS AS LIONS HOST SHARKS IN URC DERBY.
STARTS FOR HENDRIKSE, PRETORIUS AS LIONS HOST SHARKS IN URC DERBY.

IT’S JOHANNESBURG VS PRETORIA IN THE EAGERLY AWAITED JUKSKEI DERBY

The Emirates Lions host the Vodacom Bulls for the return leg of the Jukskei Derby in the Vodacom United Rugby Championship. Kick off at Emirates Airline Park on Saturday is at 15:00.

IT’S JOHANNESBURG VS PRETORIA IN THE EAGERLY AWAITED JUKSKEI DERBY
IT’S JOHANNESBURG VS PRETORIA IN THE EAGERLY AWAITED JUKSKEI DERBY

LIONS, CANSA JOIN HANDS FOR CANCER AWARENESS

The Johannesburg-based rugby franchise together with the Cancer Association of South Africa (CANSA) will on 17 February 2024 host the 22nd edition of the popular Shavathon initiative to be hosted at Emirates Airline Park.

LIONS, CANSA JOIN HANDS FOR CANCER AWARENESS
LIONS, CANSA JOIN HANDS FOR CANCER AWARENESS

PROMISING LIONS PROP CALLS TIME ON HIS CAREER

A career-ending medical condition has forced talented loosehead prop Rhynardt Rijnsburger to retire from the sport.

PROMISING LIONS PROP CALLS TIME ON HIS CAREER
PROMISING LIONS PROP CALLS TIME ON HIS CAREER

EMIRATES LIONS PREPARE FOR PHYSICAL URC JUKSKEI CLASH

The Emirates Lions make the trip across the Jukskei this Saturday for Round 9 of the Vodacom United Rugby Championship against the Vodacom Bulls. Victory for the men from Johannesburg this weekend could see them shift into the play-off spot zone, something head coach Ivan van Rooyen hopes could build confidence ahead of a gruelling local derby calendar.

EMIRATES LIONS PREPARE FOR PHYSICAL URC JUKSKEI CLASH
EMIRATES LIONS PREPARE FOR PHYSICAL URC JUKSKEI CLASH

WOLHUTER IN LINE FOR LIONS DEBUT, DREYER RETURNS FOR CHALLENGE CUP

The Emirates Lions head into Round 4 of the EPCR Challenge Cup for an encounter against Welsh outfit Ospreys in what will be the Johannesburg side’s first home fixture of 2024. After the disappointment of last week’s defeat against Pool B leaders Montpellier, Ivan van Rooyen’s men will be looking at achieving a positive result in front of the Lions faithful this Sunday afternoon at Emirates Airline Park.

WOLHUTER IN LINE FOR LIONS DEBUT, DREYER RETURNS FOR CHALLENGE CUP
WOLHUTER IN LINE FOR LIONS DEBUT, DREYER RETURNS FOR CHALLENGE CUP

TOP OF THE TABLE CLASH AS LIONS TAKE ON MONTPELLIER IN CHALLENGE CUP DUEL

It’s one vs two in Round 3 of the EPCR Challenge Cup this Saturday night as the Emirates Lions take on Pool 2 leaders Montpellier.

TOP OF THE TABLE CLASH AS LIONS TAKE ON MONTPELLIER IN CHALLENGE CUP DUEL
TOP OF THE TABLE CLASH AS LIONS TAKE ON MONTPELLIER IN CHALLENGE CUP DUEL