A late Louis Ludik try sealed an upset 25-17 Super 14 victory for Golden Lions of South Africa over ACT Brumbies of Australia on Saturday.The full-back evaded several tackles at Ellis Park to touch down with one minute left and fly-half Andre Pretorius converted at the second attempt to deprive the visitors of a bonus point.The Springbok international struck a post with his first attempt but earned a reprieve from South African referee Jonathan Kaplan because the Australians charged too soon...Read Full Story
Cobus Grobbelaar will again captain the Lions as they prepare for the 2010 Super 14 competition.
“Cobus is a proven world class captain and we are proud to announce he will again lead the team in the Super 14″, director of coaching, Dick Muir said on Monday.
Grobbelaar, who took over the captaincy from Ernst Joubert in January 2008, has done an exceptional job over the past two years, and through his leadership abilities and playing, he has earned the respect of both his team...Read Full Story
Both captain Baywatch Grobbelaar and barn-storming number 8 Willem Alberts have had to withdraw from an otherwise unchanged Lions outfit to take on Western Province on Saturday.
Both players picked up injuries in the Lions’ 19-30 loss to the Sharks and while the pair was initially named to start, neither has recovered sufficiently. Grobbelaar and Alberts have injured a shoulder and an Achilles heel respectively.
Derrick Minnie, who almost single-handedly turned the tide against the Sharks...Read Full Story
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