Super Rugby 24.2.2018 05:07 pm

Dyantyi dazzles once again as Lions find their mojo

After a lacklustre start, Swys de Bruin’s men run riot against a Jaguares side that simply can’t keep their poor discipline in check.

Helped by some poor discipline from their aggressive visitors the Lions had to put a poor and error-ridden first half behind to eventually move up a gear or two to get the better of the Jaguares by 47-27 at Ellis Park in their Super Rugby clash on Saturday afternoon.

Dyantyi dazzles once again as Lions find their mojo
Dyantyi dazzles once again as Lions find their mojo

Dyantyi dazzles once again as Lions find their mojo

After a lacklustre start, Swys de Bruin’s men run riot against a Jaguares side that simply can’t keep their poor discipline in check.

Last-gasp Stormers blunder hands Waratahs dramatic win
Super Rugby

Last-gasp Stormers blunder hands Waratahs dramatic win

In a seesawing Super Rugby battle, two botches line-outs ultimately costs Robbie Fleck’s troops dearly in Sydney.
Seven-try Crusaders open title defence with victory
Super Rugby

Seven-try Crusaders open title defence with victory

A penalty try ensured the Crusaders launched the defence of their Super crown with a win over the Chiefs on Saturday while top Australian side the Brumbies struggled in Japan
Heinrich Klaasen rewarded with Test squad inclusion
Cricket

Heinrich Klaasen rewarded with Test squad inclusion

The Proteas opt for continuity ahead of their eagerly anticipated series against Australia starting next week.
Super Rugby quick guide: Lions vs Jaguares
Super Rugby

Super Rugby quick guide: Lions vs Jaguares

All the basics you need to know of the match, all in one place!
Super Rugby quick guide: Waratahs vs Stormers
Super Rugby

Super Rugby quick guide: Waratahs vs Stormers

All the basics you need to know of the match, all in one place!
Can South Africa dream of another Olympic marathon winner?
Athletics

Can South Africa dream of another Olympic marathon winner?

If you believe his coach, Desmond Mokgobu is destined for a medal at the 2020 Olympics.
Proteas now ‘convinced’ they can handle India’s spin threat
Cricket

Proteas now ‘convinced’ they can handle India’s spin threat

Having tamed Yuzvendra Chahal in the T20 series, the hosts insist they’re licking their lips for Kuldeep Yadav too.
Highlanders, Rebels win in Super Rugby openers
Super Rugby

Highlanders, Rebels win in Super Rugby openers

The revamped Melbourne Rebels posted their highest points tally while the Highlanders won a helter-skelter New Zealand derby as the Australasian Super Rugby conference season launched on Friday.
Handre Pollard only has to prove himself … to himself
Rugby

Handre Pollard only has to prove himself … to himself

The Bulls and Springbok flyhalf is ‘robust and healthy’ as he aims to help lead his franchise’s revival in Super Rugby.
Dynamic Aussie quicks sound warning to Proteas
Cricket

Dynamic Aussie quicks sound warning to Proteas

Pat Cummins and Josh Hazlewood share seven wickets in the visitors’ warm-up against SA A in an ominous flexing of muscles.
Discipline the key for Lions against unpredictable opponents
Rugby

Discipline the key for Lions against unpredictable opponents

The Stormers showed last week that it’s not a good idea to concede yellow cards against the Jaguares.
How Thembelani Bholi already represents the (new) Bulls brand
Rugby

How Thembelani Bholi already represents the (new) Bulls brand

The flanker has emerged from nowhere to start in the franchise’s first Super Rugby battle of the season this weekend against the Hurricanes.
Stormers go solid but not spectacular for Waratahs
Rugby

Stormers go solid but not spectacular for Waratahs

Robbie Fleck’s troops’ Super Rugby tour is all about log points, not about the manner in which they collect it.
South Africa’s Winter Olympics campaign fizzles to a close
South Africa Sport

South Africa’s Winter Olympics campaign fizzles to a close

Connor Wilson, SA’s sole competitor, crashed during his slalom run. Some probably weren’t too surprised…
The short talk that helped Klaasen explode against India
Cricket

The short talk that helped Klaasen explode against India

The Proteas’ new batting hero reveals how he helped his side get back into contention in the current T20 series.
WATCH: Ouch! Ball goes for six after hitting bowler’s head
Cricket

WATCH: Ouch! Ball goes for six after hitting bowler’s head

Andy Ellis of Canterbury became a viral hit after he was the victim of this freaky sequence of play.
Has a Springbok turned rugby into soccer?
Rugby

Has a Springbok turned rugby into soccer?

Johan Goosen, who retired at 24, is at the heart of a rumoured mega deal between French clubs that can change the sport.
Sensational Klaasen powers Proteas to important win
Cricket

Sensational Klaasen powers Proteas to important win

South Africa’s new wicketkeeper-batter feasts on India’s bowling attack to square up the T20 series and set up a thrilling finale.
Bulls might have to rethink their No 7 jersey
Rugby

Bulls might have to rethink their No 7 jersey

The position hasn’t delivered particularly satisfactory results in the pre-season for Super Rugby and it might mean a new approach.
How Hacjivah the ‘achiever’ made his mark in seconds
Rugby

How Hacjivah the ‘achiever’ made his mark in seconds

The 20-year-old Lions loose forward provided one of the highlights of the opening round of Super Rugby with a superb cameo.
Now it’s win or bust for the embattled Proteas
Cricket

Now it’s win or bust for the embattled Proteas

Junior Dala says the rookie members have to be more proactive as South Africa go for broke in the T20 series against India.
Super Rugby XV of the week: Battle of the carnivores
Rugby

Super Rugby XV of the week: Battle of the carnivores

The Lions and Sharks, unsurprisingly, dominate our selections this week. Also, check out the best tries from round one!
Luvo Manyonga to lead SA indoor team
Athletics

Luvo Manyonga to lead SA indoor team

South Africa’s long jump world champion is at the head of what looks to be a strong team for Birmingham.
The long and short of the Proteas’ (wrong) tactics
Cricket

The long and short of the Proteas’ (wrong) tactics

An inexperienced bowling attack tried to bounce the Indian batsmen out at the Wanderers. It doesn’t seem to work…
Stormers are patient but nonetheless itchy to unleash Notshe
Rugby

Stormers are patient but nonetheless itchy to unleash Notshe

The promising and versatile loose forward, who’s back from a stint at the Blitzboks, is apparently a national project of Rassie Erasmus.


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