Crusaders' final drive - Fiji Times

THE Crusaders have to do what no team has ever done before if they want to lift the Super Rugby trophy for an eighth time. Despite losing just one game during the regular season, the Crusaders must head to South Africa to face the Lions in Johannesburg ...

After all the distractions, it's a welcome 1 v 2 Super Rugby final - The Roar

It honestly couldn't have come at a better time. There's been so much confusion, angst, dunderheadedness, indecision, procrastination, and annoying silence in rugby this season that the Super Rugby Final delivering the best two teams all season was a ...

Crusaders v Lions: Super Rugby final a sellout - New Zealand Herald

Despite poor crowds throughout the playoffs, this weekend's Super Rugby final between the Lions and Crusaders in Johannesburg is a sellout. A crowd of 61,500 will be on hand at Emirates Airline Park for the title decider. The Lions are aiming to win ...

South Africa: What Ackers Told the Lions At Half Time - AllAfrica.com

The Lions that played the first half looked absolutely nothing like the Lions that played the second half of Saturday's Super Rugby semi-final at Ellis Park. Having let the Hurricanes race to a 22-9 lead, the Lions' first half performance was ...

South Africa: Peyper Call At Centre of Lions Fightback - AllAfrica.com

The crowd at Ellis Park on Saturday was all over referee Jaco Peyper in the first half. With their side playing poorly for the first 35 minutes, the Lions fans turned on Peyper, feeling that he was not punishing the Hurricanes defensive line, which is ...

VIDEO: Lions face Crusaders in epic final - Alberton Record.

80% of tickets have already been sold for the final match that will be played on Saturday at Emirates Airlines Park from 4pm. 10 hours ago. RUGBY - SUPER RUGBY - EMIRATES LIONS VS SUNWOLVES - EMIRATES AIRLINE PARK - JOHANNESBURG ...

South Africa: Emotional Ackermann Braces for 'Unreal' Farewell - AllAfrica.com

For much of Saturday's Super Rugby semi-final at Ellis Park, it seemed that coach Johan Ackermann would not have the dream farewell he has dreamed of for so long. 22-3 down against the Hurricanes, missing tackles and making errors, the Lions looked ...

South Africa: Hurricanes Skipper Backs Lions for Title - AllAfrica.com

Hurricanes captain Dane Coles has heaped praise on the Lions following Saturday's epic semi-final at Ellis Park. The Lions came back from 22-3 down to win the match 44-29 in front of a vocal Johannesburg crowd, and they have now booked their place in ...