Kings snare former Cheetah

2014-03-10 16:30

The EP Kings have announced that former Cheetahs lock, Izak van der Westhuizen will be joining them after his stint in Scotland.

Carlos to be EP's king in 2014

2014-02-20 17:00

Carlos Spencer has been appointed as the EP Kings Currie Cup head coach ahead of their foray into the Premier Division.

EP welcome Currie Cup ruling

2014-02-13 17:14

The EPRFU have welcomed SARU's ruling that will see them playing in the Currie Cup Premier Division this year.

Plaudits for Kings' Sykes

2014-02-10 11:38

Kings coach Robbie Kempson believes lock Steven Sykes could add a lot of value as a loan player to any Super Rugby team.

Kings up for tough challenge

2014-02-06 20:32

The Kings will be hoping some exciting displays from their backline will bear fruit when they tackle the Stormers in Port Elizabeth.

Kings ring the changes

2014-02-04 17:03

A somewhat changed Kings team will take to the field against the Stormers under the leadership of Steven Sykes.

Lions hold off Kings

2014-02-01 20:27

Lions flanks Jaco Kriel and Derick Minnie scored early tries to set up victory in their Super Rugby warm-up match against the Kings.

Lions name side for Kings

2014-01-30 11:17

Lions head coach Johan Ackermann has announced a 23-man side to face the Kings in Port Elizabeth.

Kings shift Tiger to back room

2014-01-07 21:26

Eastern Province Kings rugby stalwart, Tiger Mangweni, has moved across from the field of play to the coaching staff structures.

White shocks by calling Watson

2013-12-18 12:35

Sharks coach Jake White could consider picking Luke Watson in his squad for next year's Super Rugby competition.

Kings wing seeks S15 stint

2013-12-04 14:23

Eastern Province Kings wing Sergeal Petersen is eager to join a South African Super Rugby franchise on loan next season.

Two Kings get Sharks trial

2013-11-18 09:04

Kings players Lizo Gqoboka and George Whitehead have both been called up to take part in the Sharks wider training camp.

Kings bank on young blood

2013-11-06 14:09

The Kings have called up 11 young players from the junior structures in the Eastern Cape into their training squad for 2014.

No expansion for Currie Cup

2013-09-30 17:30

EPRU president, Cheeky Watson, has confirmed that the proposal to expand the Currie Cup has not been passed by SARU.

Vergallo bids goodbye to Kings

2013-09-18 15:30

The great exodus out of Port Elizabeth has continued with the news that Argentine scrumhalf Nicolas Vergallo will leave the Kings.

2016 fits for the Kings

2013-09-03 17:30

EP Rugby CEO, Charl Crous says that he is happy with the progress made to include a sixth Super Rugby team from 2016.

Last-gasp Pumas stay unbeaten

2013-08-16 21:34

The Pumas have kept their unbeaten record intact with a determined victory over the EP Kings in their Currie Cup First Division match.


Adongo at Colts camp

2013-08-15 08:33

Watch former Kings lock Daniel Adongo at the Indianapolis Colts training camp.

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Three-year Bulls deal for Vleis

2013-08-06 11:48

Kings No 8 Jacques "Vleis" Engelbrecht has signed a three-year deal with the Pretoria-based Blue Bulls.

Cheeky congratulates Lions

2013-08-05 18:00

EPRU president Cheeky Watson has congratulated the Lions on securing their position in Super Rugby for 2014.

Kings' Watson remains upbeat

2013-08-05 09:00

Kings boss Cheeky Watson insists the future is bright for his franchise despite their relegation from Super Rugby.

Cheeky: We'll accept our fate

2013-08-04 22:11

Kings president Cheeky Watson says they will not challenge the decision to relegate them from Super Rugby.

Victory not enough for Kings

2013-08-03 18:54

The Lions have been promoted to Super Rugby despite losing to the Kings in the second leg of their promotion-relegation playoff.

4 big duels at Ellis Park

2013-08-02 12:46

Rob Houwing picks a quartet of one-on-ones that could prove instrumental to the fate of the Lions-Kings second playoff scrap.

Lions change two for key duel

2013-08-01 11:06

Lions coach Johan Ackermann has made two enforced changes to his team to take on the Kings in their clash at Ellis Park.


Tiger to return to action

2014-03-03 16:11

EP Kings rugby stalwart, Siyabonga Tiger Mangweni, might be getting used to the whistle, but he hasn’t hung his boots up just yet.

Stormers sign Kings' Soyizwapi

2014-02-17 14:12

The Stormers have signed Kings back Siviwe "Shakes" Soyizwapi as a loan player for the Super Rugby competition.

Potgieter seeks Bok return

2014-02-12 14:22

Despite playing for the Waratahs, Jacques Potgieter has not given up his burning ambition to play rugby for the Springboks again.

Currie Cup: Big 5, Kings safe?

2014-02-07 09:00

A new proposal could see the so-called big five unions and the Eastern Province Kings be assured of their Currie Cup status.


Super Rugby fans gallery

2014-02-05 12:06

Check out pics from our Super Rugby fans gallery.

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New skipper for Kings

2014-02-04 07:41

The Kings will have a new leader when they tackle the Stormers in a pre-season game at the Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium.

Kings dismiss talk of revenge

2014-01-31 13:30

Despite losing their Super Rugby spot to the Lions, Kings captain Darron Nell says they will not be motivated by revenge when they clash.

No Sharks role for Watson

2014-01-09 07:43

Luke Watson looks set to stay at the Eastern Province Kings despite interest shown in him by Sharks coach Jake White.

Edinburgh sign Kings stalwart

2014-01-06 10:24

Alan Solomons has lured another South African to Edinburgh, with Kings centre Andries Strauss his newest recruit.

Sexton quits Kings, goes home

2013-12-14 10:01

Matt Sexton, who has been with Eastern Province Rugby since June 2012, will finish up at the union this month.

Lions to warm up against Kings

2013-11-20 10:22

The Lions will tackle the Kings - who they knocked out of the Super Rugby competition - in one of thee Super Rugby warm-up matches.

Kings duo on trial in Bloem

2013-11-11 12:01

Kings duo Rynier Bernardo and Shane Gates have both been called up to take part in the Cheetahs wider training camp.

Kings announce friendlies

2013-11-05 16:00

The Kings have confirmed the first round of Super Rugby friendlies for early 2014, before the Super Rugby season kicks off.

Kings to get Currie Cup wish

2013-09-19 07:48

The EP Kings will get their wish to play in next year's Currie Cup granted, with the competition set to be expanded to eight teams.

Du Preez bound for Scotland

2013-09-18 14:00

EPRU President Cheeky Watson has confirmed that Cornell du Preez has been released from his contract with immediate effect.

Kings prop off to Toulouse

2013-08-31 16:37

South African prop Schalk Ferreira is set to sign for French giants Toulouse as a replacement for the injured Georgian Vasil Kakovin.

Free Currie Cup ride for Kings?

2013-08-16 09:06

Following their relegation from Super Rugby, the Kings could be promoted to the Currie Cup Premier Division, a report indicates.

Watson at Kings for long haul

2013-08-07 15:30

Luke Watson is committed to the Kings cause and eager to help make them regulars in the Super Rugby competition.


Solly attacks SARU

2013-08-06 08:16

Listen to Kings coach Alan Solomons launch a scathing attack on SA rugby.

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Mass Kings exodus begins

2013-08-05 13:30

As the Kings lick their wounds after their narrow exit from Super Rugby they will now face a massive exit.

Murray's Bulls move confirmed

2013-08-05 07:46

Former Springbok centre Waylon Murray's expected move from the Kings to the Bulls has been confirmed by his agent.

Solomons: Kings exit a disgrace

2013-08-04 16:22

Outgoing Kings Director of Rugby Alan Solomons says it's a disgrace for SA rugby that the Kings won't play Super Rugby in 2014.

Solomons' timing questioned

2013-08-02 14:01

Lions coach Johan Ackermann has questioned Kings Director of Rugby Alan Solomons' timing in announcing his departure.

Bulls swoop for Kings quartet

2013-08-01 17:01

Four key Kings players have reportedly signed deals that will see them play for the Bulls for next season.

Lions assure no complacency

2013-08-01 07:43

Lions centre Dylan des Fountain has assured fans they won't be overconfident in their home playoff against the Kings.

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