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
     
The Castle Lager Rugby Championship
Saturday, July 20 2019
17:05 - South Africa vs Australia
Emirates Airline Park, Johannesburg
Saturday, July 27 2019
09:35 - New Zealand vs South Africa
Westpac Stadium, Wellington
Saturday, August 10 2019
00:00 - Argentina vs South Africa
Castle Lager Incoming Series
Saturday, August 17 2019
17:05 - South Africa vs Argentina
Loftus Versfeld, Pretoria
RWC Warm-up game
Friday, September 06 2019
00:00 - Japan vs South Africa
Kumagaya Rugby Stadium, Saitama
Rugby World Cup
Saturday, September 21 2019
11:45 - South Africa vs New Zealand
International Stadium, Yokohama
Saturday, September 28 2019
11:45 - South Africa vs Namibia
City of Toyota Stadium
Friday, October 04 2019
11:45 - South Africa vs Italy
Shizuoka Stadium
Tuesday, October 08 2019
12:15 - South Africa vs Canada
Kobe Misaki Stadium

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