Lions steal the show at Newlands

The Lions came from behind to claim the win against Western Province despite being outscored by four tries.

Golden Lions captain Ross Cronjé with coach Ivan van Rooyen. Picture: Twitter/@LionsRugbyCo

CAPE TOWN - Western Province went down 28-30 to the Golden Lions in a Currie Cup clash at Newlands Stadium on Saturday.

The Lions came from behind to claim the win despite being outscored by four tries.

Province's first try saw hooker Scarra Ntubeni peel off the back to dive in the corner.

He added a second just before half time.

The Lions opened their scoring in the second stanza after a penalty from Shaun Reynolds.