LIONS
No.Name
15Andries Coetzee, FB
14Ruan Combrinck, W
13Lionel Mapoe, C
T
12Harold Vorster, C
11Courtnall Skosan, W
10Elton Jantjies, FH
9Ross Cronje, SH
1Jacques van Rooyen, P
2Malcolm Marx, H
3Ruan Dreyer, P
4Andries Ferreira, L
5Franco Mostert, L
T
6Jaco Kriel, FL
T
7Kwagga Smith, FL
8Ruan Ackermann, N8
Replacements
16Akker van der Merwe, R
17Corne Fourie, R
18Johannes Jonker, R
19Lourens Erasmus, R
20Cyle Brink, R
21Faf de Klerk, R
22Sylvian Mahuza, R
23Rohan Janse van Rensburg, R

*Players currently on the pitch are shown in bold

Game Info

Venue: Emirates Airline Park
8:30 AM, July 22, 2017
Capacity: 60,000
1843dKweséESPN Staff

Combrinck denies spirited Sharks with long-range penalty

Wing Ruan Combrinck kicked a late 60-metre penalty to help the Lions clinch a Super Rugby semi-final spot with a thrilling 23-21 victory over a spirited Sharks outfit at Ellis Park in Johannesburg on Saturday.

Match Commentary

81'23-21 End of second half
78'23-21 Penalty goal - Ruan Combrinck , Lions
75'Player substituted - Ruan Ackermann , Lions

Match Stats

LIONS
Possession
SHARK
65%
35%
Territory
66%
34%
LIONS
SHARK
127Runs78
454Meters Run327
8Clean Breaks2
79Tackles140
19Missed Tackles25
7Turnover Knock On7