Cheetahs beat Southern Kings in final trial
Port Elizabeth's Southern Kings Super Rugby franchise completed their pre-season
warm ups with an 11-21 loss to the Cheetahs at the Nelson Mandela Bay stadium.
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Tuesday 9 February 2016
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Southern Kings pick up three new injuries
Tuesday 9 February 2016
Port Elizabeth Super Rugby franchise the Southern Kings suffered three injuries
in their pre-season friendly against the SWD Eagles at Outeniqua Park in George.
Kings edge SWD Eagles in Super Rugby warm up
Friday 5 February 2016
Eastern Province Super Rugby team the Southern Kings continued their preparations
for the 2016 Super Rugby season with a 16-22 victory over the SWD Eagles.
Southern Kings name strong side for SWD warm up
Thursday 4 February 2016
Southern Kings head coach Deon Davids has named a strong squad to play the
SWD Eagles at Outeniqua Park in George on Friday with Steven Sykes as captain.
S.Kings unaffected by liquidation application
Thursday 28 January 2016
The South African Rugby Union have released a statement saying that the Southern
Kings participation in Super Rugby this year will not be affected by an application
to liquidate EP Rugby (Pty) Ltd.
Visser one of three new Southern Kings players
Monday 25 January 2016
Port Elizabeth's Southern Kings Super Rugby franchise have confirmed three more player signings for the 2016 Super Rugby tournament.
Southern Kings expand SuperRugby training squad
Monday 4 January 2016
South African Super Rugby franchise the Southern Kings have added to their
Super Rugby training squad with the addition of players from Border Bulldogs,
South Western Districts and Sharks on a trial basis.
Southern Kings announce new Super Rugby signings
Sunday 13 December 2015
South African Super Rugby franchise the Southern Kings have announced the signings
of the first 20 players to their new Super Rugby squad.
Southern Kings branded an 'unmitigated disaster'
Friday 11 December 2015
The Southern Kings have been described as an "unmitigated disaster"
by a former CEO as only selected players have been offered contracts by the
South African Rugby Union (SARU) to play for the Super Rugby franchise.
Kings Hooker takes legal action against EPRU
Wednesday 9 December 2015
Eastern Province Kings hooker Michael van Vuuren has had enough of the union's
cash crisis and is now exercising his legal rights to recoup monies owed to
Southern Kings facing Super Rugby player strike
Saturday 5 December 2015
Struggling South African Super Rugby side the Southern Kings are facing a player
strike if their demands are not met before Christmas.
Davids to coach Southern Kings in Super Rugby
Friday 4 December 2015
The South African Rugby Union have announced that SWD Academy coach Deon Davids
will coach the Southern Kings in the 2016 Super Rugby tournament.
Southern Kings lose their Super Rugby coach
Wednesday 2 December 2015
The Southern Kings Super Rugby franchise have been plunged deeper into crisis after reports that head coach Brent Janse van Rensburg has left the Eastern Province Rugby Union.
SARU set up task group to manage Southern Kings
Monday 23 November 2015
The South African Rugby Union have released a statement confirming that they
have established an operational implementation task group to oversee the running
of the Southern Kings franchise in Super Rugby, SARU announced on Monday
SARU take control of Southern Kings in SuperRugby
Tuesday 17 November 2015
The South African Rugby Union (SARU) has agreed to step in and assist the Eastern
Province Rugby Union by taking control of the Southern Kings Super Rugby franchise.
Southern Kings players exit for non payment
Thursday 12 November 2015
Problems for the Southern Kings entry into Super Rugby next year are mounting
as players have started leaving after months of not being paid for playing.
Toulon lifeline for Kings ahead of Super Rugby
Monday 9 November 2015
Toulon's Top 14 Rugby club owner Mourad Boudjellal is understood to be in talks
to buy South Africa's struggling Super Rugby side the EP Kings.
Financial future of Southern Kings under review
Thursday 8 October 2015
The future of the Southern Kings and Eastern Province and the Southern Kings
Super Rugby franchise have been thrown into doubt as a financial review of the
Union has started.
Kings financial trouble adds to Super Rugby woes
Tuesday 1 September 2015
The Eastern Province Kings are understood to be back in financial dificulties
putting their participation in the 2016 Super Rugby tournament as the Southern
Kings in doubt.
Carlos Spencer departs troubled Southern Kings
Wednesday 22 July 2015
Fresh doubts over the future of South Africa's sixth Super Rugby team the Southern
Kings have surfaced after Carlos Spencer left the Union claiming he had not
EP Kings give Bulls a Super Rugby wake up call
Friday 20 June 2014
The Eastern Province Kings gave the Bulls a wake up call ahead of their return to Super Rugby by beating a Bulls XV 66-28 in a friendly at Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium on Friday.
Watson returns for Kings in Bulls warm up
Wednesday 18 June 2014
Luke Watson will captain the Eastern Province Kings in their Super Rugby warm up against the Bulls at the Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium in Port Elizabeth on Friday.
Southern Kings expect tough test from Stormers
Thursday 6 February 2014
Former Super Rugby side the Southern Kings are hoping that their Carlos Spencer coached backline will be able to stand up to the Stormers in what is arguably their toughest Super Rugby warm-up match at the Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium on Friday.