Johan Ackermann

Rohan itching to run into Ackermann

Rohan Janse van Rensburg is eager to mark his reunion with former Lions mates Johan and Ruan Ackermann with a barnstorming performance against Gloucester. READ MORE

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Ackermanns in nightclub brawl?

Police are investigating allegations that Gloucester coach Johan Ackermann and his son, Ruan were involved in a physical altercation with a man at a nightclub on Sunday.  READ MORE

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Ackermann ranks with Super coaches

FRESH TAKE: Johan Ackermann converted the punching-bag Lions into heavyweight contenders, BENEDICT CHANAKIRA ranks him among SA’s top 5 Super Rugby coaches.  READ MORE

Benedict Chanakira

Raters rub salt into Kwagga’s wound

Not content to let Lions flank Kwagga Smith nurse his post red card wound in private, Joe Rater has instead rubbed further salt into it by rating him the Moegoe of the week. READ MORE

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Is it safe to smile?

If the Lions lift the Super Rugby trophy on Saturday it will cap off a promising South African revival this season, the optimism leaves CRAIG RAY feeling a little uneasy. READ MORE

Craig Ray

Two coaches, one trophy!

Johan Ackermann is on the brink of leading the Lions to their first Super Rugby title. Scott Robertson wants to add to the Crusaders’ legacy. Two coaches, one trophy.  READ MORE

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‘It was amazing’ – Ackermann

Lions coach Johan Ackerman echoed his captain’s sentiments, singling out the Ellis Park crowd at his side’s semi-final win for special praise.  READ MORE

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Kwagga king of the ratings

Lions flank Albertus “Kwagga” Smith owned the Player Ratings in Round 17, logging a 7.2 out of 10 to easily outdo the runner-up, Cheetahs prop Ox Nche (6.5). READ MORE

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Swys de Bruin named Lions coach

The Lions have announced that current assistant coach, Swys de Bruin, will replace Johan Ackermann as head coach when the latter departs for Gloucester. READ MORE

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SA ‘A’ edge festival of errors

Johann Ackerman’s SA ‘A’ side snuck past the French Barbarians 36-28 in an error strewn game at the Moses Mabhida Stadium on Friday. READ MORE

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