World / Offbeat Mar 14, 2019

Lion on the lam locked up in South African jail

A young lion that had been captured after being on the run for almost a month spent the night in a South African police cell before being moved back to its national park home. The juvenile male apparently escaped from the Karoo National Park through ...

Sunwolves come up just short of improbable upset of Lions

Rugby Mar 18, 2018

Sunwolves come up just short of improbable upset of Lions

The Sunwolves may have once again tasted Super Rugby defeat on Saturday but the manner in which they played in their 40-38 loss to the Lions at Johannesburg's Emirates Airline Park suggests things are slowly starting to fall into place for Jamie Joseph's side. The ...

Sunwolves fall short in opener

More Sports / Rugby Feb 27, 2016

Sunwolves fall short in opener

by Andrew McKirdy

The Sunwolves proved they can hold their own in Super Rugby but failed to win their competition debut in a 26-13 defeat to South Africa's Lions on Saturday. The Tokyo-based Sunwolves went into their first-ever match in the Southern Hemisphere's premier club tournament with doubts ...