SARU set up task group to manage Southern Kings
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
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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.
Kings ring the changes for Stormers warm up
Tuesday 4 February 2014
The Southern Kings have made several changes to their team for this weekend's Super Rugby warm up match against the Stormers at the Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium on Friday.
Southern Kings not motivated by Lions revenge
Friday 31 January 2014
Southern Kings captain Darron Nell says that they will not be motivated by revenge when they meet the Lions in a Super Rugby warm up match in in Port Elizabeth on Saturday.
Southern Kings bulk up for Lions warm up
Tuesday 28 January 2014
Southern Kings coach Robbi Kempson is hoping the experience and bulk of prop Charl du Plessis will help their scrumming performance when they take on the Lions in a Super Rugby
Southern Kings aim to give Cheetahs a workout
Friday 24 January 2014
Southern Kings caretaker coach Robbie Kempson says they are determined to give the Cheetahs a thorough workout on Saturday in a Super Rugby warm up match at the Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium in Port Elizabeth.
Petersen starts for Kings against Cheetahs
Tuesday 21 January 2014
The Southern Kings have named their team to play a Super Rugby warm up match against the Cheetahs on Saturday the 25th of January 2014.
Cheetahs defence coach to join Southern Kings
Friday 3 January 2014
Cheetahs defence coach Michael Horak has agreed to leave Super Rugby Semi-finalists the Cheetahs and join former Super Rugby side the Southern Kings.
Kings to warm up Cheetahs, Lions and Stormers
Wednesday 6 November 2013
The Southern Kings have announced that they will play warm up matches against Super Rugby teams the Cheetahs, Lions and Stormers next year.
Southern Kings could be in European breakaway
Friday 4 October 2013
Southern Kings Boss Cheeky Watson has hinted that his Super Rugby team could be involved in a rugby tournament next season even though they have been relegated from Super Rugby.
Sexton to stay on & get Kings back in Super Rugby
Wednesday 14 August 2013
Southern Kings head coach Matt Sexton will stay on with the relegated Super Rugby team until the end of 2014 but will take on a more administrative role.
Outgoing Kings Boss slams SA Rugby's leadership
Sunday 4 August 2013
Outgoing Southern Kings director of rugby Alan Solomons went out in a blaze of glory following his franchise's relegation from Super Rugby on Saturday, despite a 23-18 victory over the Lions at Ellis Park.
Kings name team to face Lions in qualifier
Wednesday 31 July 2013
The Southern Kings have named their team to play the Lions at Ellis Park in the second Super Rugby promotion - relegation match.
Kings Boss Solomons appointed Edinburgh coach
Tuesday 30 July 2013
Southern Kings Director of Rugby Alan Solomons has been appointed as the new head coach of Edinburgh Rugby.
Kings lose Catrakilis for promo/relegation decider
Tuesday 30 July 2013
Southern Kings flyhalf Demetri Catrakilis will miss the second promotion-relegation match against the Lions in Johannesburg on Saturday.
Kings star Adongo quits Super Rugby for the NFL
Friday 26 July 2013
Southern Kings loose forward Daniel Adongo has called time on his Super Rugby career in South Africa and joined American NFL side the Indianapolis Colts.