Rugby 25.7.2017 03:47 pm

Super Rugby: Joel Stransky has ‘horrible feeling’ about the Lions

The former Springboks flyhalf believes Johannesburg’s Pride will pay a price for not playing New Zealand sides to date in 2017.

Fear the New Zealand factor, Lions.

Super Rugby: Joel Stransky has ‘horrible feeling’ about the Lions
Super Rugby: Joel Stransky has ‘horrible feeling’ about the Lions

Super Rugby: Joel Stransky has ‘horrible feeling’ about the Lions

The former Springboks flyhalf believes Johannesburg’s Pride will pay a price for not playing New Zealand sides to date in 2017.

Super Rugby: Elton Jantjies knows he must do better
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Super Rugby: Elton Jantjies knows he must do better

The Lions didn’t choose the best occasion to experience an off-day but team management aren’t crucifying him for one performance.
Super Rugby: Please stay in South Africa, begs Siya Kolisi
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Super Rugby: Please stay in South Africa, begs Siya Kolisi

The Stormers skipper and Springboks star believes the new wave of optimism in local rugby should make players think twice of leaving.
Super Rugby: Ellis Park ref faces storm of criticism
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Super Rugby: Ellis Park ref faces storm of criticism

Sharks coach Robert du Preez took a dim if subtle view of Marius van der Westhuizen’s whistling and the Lions’ Johan Ackermann sympathises.
WATCH: Sharks coach Robert du Preez very grumpy … again
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WATCH: Sharks coach Robert du Preez very grumpy … again

Earlier this year, he was also very unhappy with some decisions against his team at Ellis Park. It was the same case again on Saturday.
Super Rugby: Chiefs handle pressure better to stave off Stormers
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Super Rugby: Chiefs handle pressure better to stave off Stormers

In a typically tight playoff match, the hosts lose concentration at a vital moment as a brave effort ultimately falls flat.
Super Rugby: Error-prone Lions let off the hook
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Super Rugby: Error-prone Lions let off the hook

An abrasive and brave Sharks almost knock the hosts off their stride but Johan Ackermann’s troops find way to reach the last four.
Johan Ackermann: ‘Saviour’ of Lions rugby
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Johan Ackermann: ‘Saviour’ of Lions rugby

From Springbok lock to Super Rugby coach, ‘Ackers’ has come a long way.
Super Rugby: Springboks legend has simple advice for the Sharks
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Super Rugby: Springboks legend has simple advice for the Sharks

Former lock Mark Andrews believes the Durbanites don’t have to pull a rabbit out of the hat to beat the Lions in their playoff match.
LOOK! This is how the Lions photobombed us!
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LOOK! This is how the Lions photobombed us!

We were at a training session this week to capture how the Lions are preparing for Super Rugby glory. We didn’t expect this would happen…
Super Rugby: No time for Ackermann to think about goodbyes … yet
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Super Rugby: No time for Ackermann to think about goodbyes … yet

Every week from now on could be the departing Lions coach’s last but the team is determined to delay the inevitable for a few more weeks.
Forgotten Duane’s absence could become a Bok issue
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Forgotten Duane’s absence could become a Bok issue

Unless Springboks captain Warren Whiteley recovers in time for the start of the Rugby Championship, the depth at No 8 looks thin.

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