Australian Rugby Union

Lions

Lions
Rugby Club Details
Also known as
The Cats
Year Formed
1996
Ground
Ellis Park
Colours
Home: Blue shirts with red piping, gold shorts and socks
Away: Black shirts with white piping, gold shorts and socks
Ellis Park The Home Of Lions
Ellis Park The Home Of Lions
Capacity
60,000
Address
Ellis Park
Johannesburg
North West
Mpumalanga
Telephone
27 (11) 472-8801
Fax
27 (11) 472-8224
Local Weather
Travel Information
Local Transport Links
Airport
Pietermaritzburg 29.3 km (18.2 miles)
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Lions 2008 Squad
Players
Backs:

Jano Vermaak, Chris Jonck, Louis Strydom, Earl Rose, Rayno Benjamin, Doppies la Grange, Thabang Molefe, Jaco Pretorius, Jannie Boshoff, Dusty Noble, Wigan Pekeur, Louis Ludik, Jaco van Schalkwyk.

Forwards:

Heinke van der Merwe, JC Janse van Rensburg, Willie Wepener, Ethienne Reynecke, Eugene Maqwelana, Ross Geldenhuys, Anton Van Zyl, Cobus Grobler, Gerhard Mostert, Alten Hulme, Cobus Grobbelaar, RW Kember, Ernst Joubert (capt.), Franco van der Merwe, Joe van Niekerk, Willem Alberts.
Lions Fixtures 2008
Date
16-02-2008
23-02-2008
29-02-2008
07-03-2008
15-03-2008
22-03-2008
04-04-2008
12-04-2008
19-04-2008
25-04-2008
03-05-2008
10-05-2008
17-05-2008
Team
Cheetahs
Blues
Western Force
Bulls
Sharks
Queensland Reds
Highlanders
Crusaders
Waratahs
Brumbies
Hurricanes
Chiefs
Stormers
Venue
Vodacom Park, Bloemfontein
Johannesburg
Johannesburg
Pretoria
Johannesburg
Johannesburg
Dunedin
Christchurch
Sydney
Canberra
Wellington
Johannesburg
Johannesburg
Lions All Time Records
Attendance
Biggest Win
Worst Defeat
Most tries scored in game
Most tries conceded in game
Top Try Scorer
Top Drop Goal Scorer
Top Penalty Scorer
Top Points Scorer
Transfer fee received
Transfer fee paid
Lions Honours
Super 14 champions
Super 14 Runner-up