Argentine Rugby

Lions down valiant Jaguares to book home semi-final spot against Waratahs

The Lions and the Jaguares came into their quarterfinal clash knowing that the Waratahs lay in wait in the semi-final round after they came from …

Super Rugby

Nick Mallett: Malcolm Marx is the best in the world

What <b>NICK MALLETT</b> had to say on SuperSport about the Super Rugby quarter-finals in Christchurch and Johannesburg.<p><b>Crusaders vs Sharks</b><p>‘I think the …

South African Rugby

Lions clinch home Super Rugby semi-finals by ending Jaguares' title dreams

Rugby<p>Lions clinch home Super Rugby semi-finals by ending Jaguares' title dreams<p>Source:<p>AAP<p>The NSW Waratahs will play South African conference winners …

Sport (New Zealand)

Live: Lions v Jaguares - Super Rugby quarterfinal

South Africa's Lions host Argentina's Jaguares in the Super Rugby quarterfinals at Ellis Park in Johannesburg.

Super Rugby

Waratahs trail at the break

The Waratahs have a lot of work to do in the second 40 in Sydney to keep their season alive, trailing the Highlanders 23-6.<p>Two Highlanders tries …

NSW Waratahs

2018 Super rugby semi-finalists confirmed

Following the conclusion of the four 2018 Super rugby quarter-finals the four teams that will contest the semi-finals have been decided.<p>The …

Super Rugby

Whatever happens against Crusaders, Sharks won’t be so lucky again

Sharks fans have been on a roller-coaster since February that has seen them jubilant one week and downcast the next, and sometimes both in one match.

Sport (South Africa)

Rugby-Waratahs overturn deficit against Highlanders to make semis

SYDNEY, July 21 (Reuters) - Bernard Foley scored two of the New South Wales Waratahs’ three tries as they overturned a 17-point deficit while they had a man advantage to beat the Otago Highlanders 30-23 in their Super Rugby quarter-final on Saturday.<p>The Waratahs had been trailing 23-6 until Waisake …


Who can create the magic for the Lions and Jaguares?

Big hooker Malcolm Marx was back to his best against the Bulls last week after a long injury layoff. Photo: BackpagePixEmiliano Boffelli is a player …

Sport (South Africa)

Jaguares enter the Super Rugby play-offs after huge improvement under Mario Ledesma

The Jaguares' discipline over their first two years in Super Rugby left you tearing your hair out. Tomas Lavanini was a walking yellow card waiting to happen and the team haemorrhaged <b></b>penalties.<p>That has changed in 2018 with the arrival of Mario Ledesma as head coach, whose ascension to the vacant …

Super Rugby

Sánchez: Jaguares must rattle Jantjies

Nicolás Sánchez says the Jaguares will target Elton Jantjies during their Super Rugby quarter-final at Ellis Park on Saturday. <b>MARIETTE ADAMS</b> …

South African Rugby

Waratahs overrun Highlanders in stunning second-half fightback

The Waratahs ran in three tries in seven second-half minutes to secure a superb 30-23 comeback win over the Highlanders and a spot in the Super Rugby …


How to watch the 2018 Super Rugby quarter-finals on TV and online

The <b>NSW Waratahs</b> are the only Australian side who have qualified for this year’s 2018 Super Rugby finals. This is <i>The Roar</i>‘s complete guide to …

Super Rugby

Marx v Creevy: Which ironman blinks?

Rob Houwing, Sport24 chief writer<p>Cape Town - The 2018 Rugby Championship now being only a month away spices further some of the individual duels …

Sport (South Africa)

Dyantyi relish facing 'improved' Jaguares in play-offs

JOHANNESBURG – There are not too many Lions players who’ll have fond memories of facing the Jaguares, who have given the Joburgers plenty of …

Sport (South Africa)

Crusaders tipped to win Super Rugby championship yet again

The start of this weekend's Super Rugby playoffs are expected to be the first of three formalities completed before the trophy is presented, again, …

News (Hong Kong)

Lions v Jaguares: Four reasons to fear the Argentinians

JOHANNESBURG - The Lions will start as the heavy favourites in their Super Rugby quarter-final at Ellis Park on Saturday, but rugby writer Jacques …

Sport (South Africa)

Jaguares roll out A-team for Lions

The Jaguares have made 11 personnel changes and two positional swaps ahead of their first-ever Super Rugby quarter-final against the Lions in …

South African Rugby

Watch: Lions press conference (19/07/18)

Warren Whiteley and Swys de Bruin address the media ahead of their Super Rugby quarter-final against the Jaguares at Ellis Park on Saturday.

South African Rugby

Dyantyi and Cronje back as Lions select 12 Boks to face the Jaguares

JOHANNESBURG - Springboks Aphiwe Dyantyi and Ross Cronje are back in the Lions starting team for Saturday’s Super Rugby quarter-final against the …

Sport (South Africa)

Jean, Victor differ on Sharks' Super Rugby hopes

Cape Town - Former Springbok captain <b>Jean de Villiers</b> believes the <b>Sharks</b> can pull off an upset in their Super Rugby quarter-final against the …

Sport (South Africa)

Lions coach Swys de Bruin wary of crafty Jaguares

The Jaguares may be gasping for air in Ellis Park’s rarefied atmosphere on Saturday‚ but it is the ball Lions coach Swys de Bruin wants to deprive …

Business (South Africa)

Bok defence guru helps out at Lions

Cape Town - Springbok assistant coach <b>Jacques Nienaber</b> is helping the Lions shore up their defensive play ahead of Saturday’s Super Rugby …

Sport (South Africa)

Watch: Lions defence coach on Jaguares

Lions defence coach Joey Mongalo on the threat the Jaguares will pose during Saturday’s Super Rugby quarter-final at Ellis Park.

South African Rugby

Lions to reach semis, but Sharks have no chance - bookies

Cape Town - The <b>Lions</b> will reach this year's <b>Super Rugby</b> semi-finals, but the <b>Sharks</b> will be eliminated in the quarter-finals, if bookmakers are to be …

Sport (South Africa)

Jaguares coach Mario Ledesma unfazed by Lions threat

Jaguares coach Mario Ledesma is far from fazed by the threat the Lions pose despite his team's inability to win in South Africa.

Super Rugby

Lions brace for 'dangerous' Jaguares

Johannesburg - The <b>Lions</b> host the <b>Jaguares</b> in the Super Rugby quarter-finals this weekend knowing that they are up against a dangerous side.<p>The …

Sport (South Africa)

Lions in ‘high spirits’ ahead of quarter-final

Lions coach Swys de Bruin says the presence of influential fit-again Springboks such as Warren Whiteley and Malcolm Marx has helped strengthen the …

South African Rugby

Sharks beat Jaguares to book quarter-final spot

The Sharks predictably made heavy weather of their 20-10 triumph against the Jaguares on Saturday at King's Park Stadium but it was enough to book …

Super Rugby

Rebels miss Super Rugby finals, Waratahs finish third

The Melbourne Rebels have missed out on their first finals appearance after the Sharks beat the Jaguares in Durban to secure eighth position and the …

Super Rugby