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Lions kings of attack

The Lions don't always produce the perfect performance, but what they have perfected is the attacking game.

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WP must address second-half slump

Western Province’s second half performance against the Bulls will be of great concern ahead of the Currie final against the Lions this weekend.

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Lions will stick to running game

The Golden Lions “rejects” will stick to their running game when they take on Western Province in the Currie Cup final.

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Turn-over ball key for WP
October 17 2014 at 14:39

Their ability to exploit turn-over ball has been one of the keys to Western Province's success this season.

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Lions will have a full go at Sharks
October 17 2014 at 12:37

The Lions are in the mood to launch an all-out attack against the Sharks in their Currie Cup semi-final.

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It’s all or nothing for Sharks
October 17 2014 at 11:36

A Sharks v Bulls Currie Cup final at Kings Park next week? Stranger things have happened, writes Mike Greenaway.

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Hooper clarifies Beale comments
October 17 2014 at 09:15

Australia captain Michael Hooper was forced to clarify his backing for suspended team mate Kurtley Beale.

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WP pick four locks to stop Bulls maul
October 17 2014 at 07:38

Western Province are locked and loaded for the Currie Cup semi-final showdown against the Blue Bulls at Newlands.

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Lions stick to winning formula
October 16 2014 at 20:34

The Golden Lions will take on the defending Currie Cup champions, the Sharks with an unchanged starting XV in their semi-final.

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Taute blow for WP
October 16 2014 at 16:04

The powerful centre-cum-fullback Jaco Taute has not recovered from a rib injury and was not considered for Western Province's Currie Cup semi-final line-up to face the Blue Bulls.

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Inside centre role for Pollard
October 16 2014 at 14:50

Springbok flyhalf Handre Pollard will play at inside centre when the Blue Bulls take on Western Province in their Currie Cup semi-final.

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Cooper only change to Sharks team
October 16 2014 at 12:09

Kyle Cooper has returned to the Sharks team in the only change made to the starting XV that will take on the Golden Lions in their Currie Cup semi-final.

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Cronjé set to shine against Sharks
October 16 2014 at 11:47

The last time the Lions and Sharks met in a knockout game - the 2011 Currie Cup final - scrumhalf Ross Cronjé, sat on the bench for the Sharks.

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Off-field turmoil mars Bledisloe Cup
October 16 2014 at 11:07

Off-field distractions are overshadowing the build-up to Saturday's Bledisloe Cup clash in Brisbane with the Wallabies in a state of chaos.

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Buoyant Akona keen to bow out in style
October 16 2014 at 10:33

Former Springbok wing Akona Ndungane wants his last Absa Currie Cup campaign to be a memorable one.

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White to help Tonga on northern tour
October 16 2014 at 09:50

World Cup-winning coach Jake White will act as technical adviser to Tonga during the Pacific side's northern hemisphere tour in November.

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All Blacks fear Wallabies backlash
October 16 2014 at 09:46

The All Blacks are fearing a backlash from the beleaguered Wallabies in this weekend's final Bledisloe Cup Test.

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Sithole wary of ‘journeyman’ Mapoe
October 15 2014 at 12:37

Sharks centre S’bura Sithole says he has done his homework on opposite number Lionel Mapoe ahead of this Saturday’s Currie Cup semi-final against the Lions at Ellis Park.

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Selection headache for Ackermann
October 15 2014 at 11:03

Johan Ackermann will be the bearer of bad news to at least one of his star loose forwards the Lions prepare for their Currie Cup semi-final against the Sharks.

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‘Bulls have game plan to down WP’
October 15 2014 at 07:48

The Blue Bulls will go into the Absa Currie Cup semi-final clash against Western Province without fear.

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Cooper boosts Sharks scrum
October 14 2014 at 14:33

The availability of abrasive hooker Kyle Cooper is set to provide the Sharks with a timely boost up-front as they prepare to take on the Lions’ powerful scrummaging unit.

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Kings must stop being whipping boys
October 14 2014 at 12:33

In the two top-flight competitions they’ve competed in, the Kings have managed just four wins from 26 matches. That’s simply not good enough.

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Wallabies coach remains defiant
October 14 2014 at 11:40

Embattled coach Ewen McKenzie told any disgruntled Wallabies to voice their concerns to him amid reports of player unrest.

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