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Vodacom Super Rugby: Lions (32) v Vodacom Bulls (21) F/T


Written by Rob Otto (robdylan)

Posted in :Bulls, Lions, Original Content, Super Rugby on 31 May 2014 at 16:00
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The Lions are back at Ellis Park, seeking their first win since, geez, I dunno? February?

I’ll be supporting them, more out of hope than expectation.

Kick-off is at 17h05.

Lions : 15. Coenie van Wyk, 14. Courtnall Skosan, 13. Stokkies Hanekom, 12. Alwyn Hollenbach, 11. Chrysander Botha, 10. Marnitz Boshoff, 9. Ross Cronje, 8. Warren Whiteley (Captain), 7. Warwick Tecklenburg, 6. Jaco Kriel, 5. Franco Mostert, 4. Rudi Mathee, 3. Julian Redelinghuys, 2. Robbie Coetzee, 1. Schalk (FS) van der Merwe
Replacements: 16. Akker van der Merwe, 17. Corne Fourie, 18. Ruan Dreyer, 19. Willie Britz, 20. Derick Minnie, 21. Francois de Klerk, 22. Elton Jantjies, 23. Deon van Rensburg

Vodacom Bulls: 15. Jurgen Visser, 14. Akona Ndungane, 13. JJ Engelbrecht, 12. Jan Serfontein, 11. Bjorn Basson, 10. Jacques-Louis Potgieter, 9. Francois Hougaard, 8. Jacques Engelbrecht, 7. Jacques Du Plessis, 6. Jono Ross, 5. Grant Hattingh, 4. Flip van der Merwe (Captain), 3. Marcel Van Der Merwe, 2. Callie Visagie, 1. Dean Greyling
Replacements: 16. Mbongeni Mbonambi, 17. Werner Kruger, 18. Paul Willemse, 19. Wimpie van der Walt, 20. Piet van Zyl, 21. Louis Fouche, 22. William Small-Smith, 23. Morné Mellett



33 Comments

  • Go Lions

  • Comment 1, posted at 31.05.14 16:25:41 by Mutley Reply
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  • Craig Joubert now ref all Bullarinas games,I’ve neva eva,how blatant

  • Comment 2, posted at 31.05.14 16:48:14 by benji Reply
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  • So if the Bulls come away with only 1 log point here, the Sharks qualify for 3rd spot in the playoffs with two rounds to go? Go Lions!!! :mrgreen: :mrgreen:

  • Comment 3, posted at 31.05.14 17:21:11 by klempie Reply
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  • Jurgen visser must be one of the worst players in the entire super15

  • Comment 4, posted at 31.05.14 17:23:24 by RuckingFun Reply
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  • Go Lions!

  • Comment 5, posted at 31.05.14 17:39:18 by JarsonX Reply
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  • Lions lead 9 – 0

  • Comment 6, posted at 31.05.14 17:39:38 by JarsonX Reply
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  • About 28 mins in

  • Comment 7, posted at 31.05.14 17:40:54 by JarsonX Reply
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  • Lions 9 – 3 Bulls
    31mins

  • Comment 8, posted at 31.05.14 17:41:43 by JarsonX Reply
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  • So who is it going to be? lol Bulls or Lions, this is going to end close….

  • Comment 9, posted at 31.05.14 18:00:42 by sharks_lover Reply

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  • Ackermann is right, Lions panicked in the line outs, they need to compose themselves and absorb what the Bulls will throw at them now, if they can they might just hold on for a win.

  • Comment 10, posted at 31.05.14 18:03:28 by sharks_lover Reply

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  • 16-9.

    Come Lions. :cool:

  • Comment 11, posted at 31.05.14 18:15:51 by klempie Reply

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  • 19-9

    57 mins

  • Comment 12, posted at 31.05.14 18:26:16 by klempie Reply

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  • 22-9

    60 mins

  • Comment 13, posted at 31.05.14 18:29:27 by klempie Reply

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  • What a try by the lions!

  • Comment 14, posted at 31.05.14 18:36:36 by RuckingFun Reply

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  • This is getting more tense

  • Comment 15, posted at 31.05.14 18:37:29 by sharks_lover Reply

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  • Lions 29 – 14 Bulls

  • Comment 16, posted at 31.05.14 18:42:27 by JarsonX Reply
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  • Make that 29 – 21

  • Comment 17, posted at 31.05.14 18:44:28 by JarsonX Reply
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  • Big crossing missed bu the ref … reffered to who disagrees …try

  • Comment 18, posted at 31.05.14 18:44:55 by byron Reply

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  • Great performance by the lions 32-21 full time, now for the main game

  • Comment 19, posted at 31.05.14 18:49:59 by RuckingFun Reply

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  • Penalty to lions in front … 79th match.

  • Comment 20, posted at 31.05.14 18:50:01 by byron Reply

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  • So who else had Lions by 10?

  • Comment 21, posted at 31.05.14 18:50:44 by Greg Reply

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  • 3 more out of LMS :grin: RIP

  • Comment 22, posted at 31.05.14 18:51:24 by JarsonX Reply
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  • Great,great,well played,shoved it in the face of those palooka top sport commentators

  • Comment 23, posted at 31.05.14 18:51:57 by benji Reply

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  • @benji (Comment 23) : I mean how biased can they actualy get

  • Comment 24, posted at 31.05.14 18:52:46 by benji Reply

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  • Well done Lions! :lol:

  • Comment 25, posted at 31.05.14 18:53:29 by Ben Reply

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  • Wow Lions congrats on a brilliant effort, tough luck Bulls, what a strange season of continuous upsets

  • Comment 26, posted at 31.05.14 18:53:59 by sharks_lover Reply

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  • Sharks just won the SA Conference

  • Comment 27, posted at 31.05.14 18:58:52 by robdylan Reply
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  • @JarsonX (Comment 22) : hope you don’t already have a Sharks jersey

  • Comment 28, posted at 31.05.14 18:59:52 by robdylan Reply
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  • @Rob, no I dont :twisted:

  • Comment 29, posted at 31.05.14 19:02:58 by JarsonX Reply
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  • I have an old one, the one with white under the armpits

  • Comment 30, posted at 31.05.14 19:03:57 by JarsonX Reply
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  • @JarsonX (Comment 30) : Yes, but is it still white under the armpits? :lol:

  • Comment 31, posted at 31.05.14 19:06:22 by klempie Reply

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  • @robdylan (Comment 27) : Now it is just a matter of first, second or third on the log.

  • Comment 32, posted at 31.05.14 19:09:13 by Bokhoring Reply

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  • As die Lions wen moet hulle swem. I’m souking wet

  • Comment 33, posted at 31.05.14 19:13:41 by Mutley Reply

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