GOLDEN LIONS
We Have the Greatest Pride
Founded 1889 (as Transvaal)
Home Ground : Ellis Park

Once probably the richest union in the world, the Golden Lions (formerly Transvaal) was on the provincial powerhouses in South African rugby during the late 80s and early 90s. Playing in their well-known red and white strip, the Lions won a few Currie Cup trophies as well as the inaugural Super 10 title in 1993, with their coach at that stage, the late Kitch Christie, going on to lead the Springboks to World Cup glory in 1995. Emirates Airline Park (formerly Ellis Park), the home of the Golden Lions, is one of the biggest stadiums in South Africa.

DETAILS
President : Kevin de Klerk
CEO (Pty) : Rudolf Straueli
General Manager (Union) :  
Tel : 011-402 2960 ext 125
Address : South Office Block
Johannesburg Stadium
124 Van Beek Street
New Doornfontein
Gauteng
South Africa
Website : www.lionsrugby.co.za
HONOURS
Currie Cup: 1922,1939, 1950, 1952, 1971 (shared), 1972, 1993, 1994, 1999, 2011, 2015.
Vodacom Cup: 1999, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2013
Lion Cup: 1986, 1987, 1992, 1993, 1994
Super 10: 1993

MATCH CENTRE
FIXTURES
     
RESULTS
     
Vodacom Super Rugby
Friday, May 26 2017
09:35 - Blues vs Chiefs
Eden Park, Auckland
11:45 - Reds vs Force
Suncorp Stadium, Brisbane
Saturday, May 27 2017
07:15 - Sunwolves vs Toyota Cheetahs
Prince Chichibu Memorial Stadium, Tokyo
09:35 - Highlanders vs Waratahs
Forsyth Barr Stadium, Dunedin
11:45 - Rebels vs Crusaders
AAMI Park, Melbourne
15:05 - Vodacom Bulls vs Hurricanes
Loftus Versfeld, Pretoria
17:15 - Cell C Sharks vs DHL Stormers
Growthpoint Kings Park, Durban
23:40 - Jaguares vs Brumbies
Velez Sarsfield Stadium, Buenos Aires
Sunday, May 28 2017
14:30 - Emirates Lions vs Southern Kings
Emirates Airline Park, Johannesburg
Friday, June 02 2017
09:35 - Blues vs Reds
Apia Park, Apia

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