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Seven-try Hurricanes ease to victory over Lions at Ellis Park

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Cory Jane crossed twice for Hurricanes

Cory Jane crossed twice for Hurricanes

Cory Jane crossed twice for Hurricanes

Cory Jane and Julian Savea both scored a brace of tries as Hurricanes eased to a 50-17 Super Rugby victory over Lions at Ellis Park.

Savea, Matt Proctor and Jane crossed and Beauden Barrett converted all three scores as Hurricanes eased into a 21-0 lead with just 18 minutes gone.

Armand van der Merwe got the hosts on the scoreboard with a try of his own but further tries from Jane, Reg Goodes, Vince Aso and Savea ensured victory for the visitors. Lionel Mapoe and Jaco Kriel added consolation scores for the Lions.