Kings keen to prove their mettle

2014-01-24 10:21

Kings caretaker coach Robbi Kempson is determined his team will give the Cheetahs a thorough workout in their warm-up game.

Kings coach quits, heads home

2013-06-18 16:30

The Southern Kings have announced that backline coach, Brad Mooar will be returning to New Zealand for personal reasons.

Now Kings need derby scalps

2013-05-14 22:46

Whether they take the ‘drop’ in 2013 or not, the Kings can make a massive statement by not ending last on the overall table.

Force chase out ‘Kings spy’

2013-02-19 16:59

It is suspected that someone partial to Super Rugby debutants the Kings may have cheekily tried to film a Force practice.

Kings call up Boetie Britz

2013-01-14 16:57

The Southern Kings have called up Boetie Britz to their Super Rugby squad following the injury to hooker Hannes Franklin.

No Kings spot for Mangweni

2013-01-08 08:28

One of Eastern Province rugby's stalwarts, Tiger Mangweni, has failed to make the cut for the Southern Kings' Super Rugby squad.

Kings bank on SARU leeway

2012-12-18 15:39

The Southern Kings have signed a fourth overseas player despite a SARU ruling that they are allowed just two imports.

Kings finalising S15 squad

2012-11-20 07:44

Super Rugby newcomers, the Southern Kings, are busy finalising their squad for next year's tournament.

Bulls: JJ going nowhere!

2012-10-09 21:29

The Blue Bulls have rubbished reports that the Southern Kings are about to snatch up the signature of Springbok back JJ Engelbrecht.

SARU reject Kings request

2012-10-06 09:16

SARU has kept its cap on foreign players in the Super Rugby to two per team rejecting a request by the Southern Kings for more.

Kings boost player ranks

2012-10-03 15:08

The Southern Kings have signed three more prominent players as they bolster their squad ahead of the Super Rugby competition.

Kings ask for rule change

2012-09-20 16:47

The Southern Kings have asked SARU to allow them to use more than two foreign players in next year's Super Rugby competition.

Luke Watson to skipper Kings

2012-09-20 10:24

Southern Kings coach Alan Solomons has confirmed Luke Watson will be the captain when the team makes their Super Rugby debut.

Lions: No merit to S15 decision

2012-08-16 19:03

Lions president Kevin de Klerk feels the Southern Kings' promotion to Super Rugby is not a decision based on "rugby merits".

Kings to appeal SARU decision

2012-08-16 17:48

Kings president Cheeky Watson says they will appeal the one-year Super Rugby agreement and insist on a three-year guarantee.

Sexton hopeful for Kings

2012-07-18 09:13

New Kings coach Matt Sexton is hopeful that his side will, as promised, be playing in the Super Rugby competition next year.

Kings deny R40m SARU offer

2012-07-15 13:59

The Southern Kings have denied a report that they accepted a R40m offer to postpone their inclusion in Super Rugby to 2016.

Southern Kings ready for 2013

2012-07-10 12:15

SA's newest Super Rugby franchise, the Southern Kings, say they are ready to go and will be competitive in next year's competition.

SARU reassures Kings' status

2012-05-22 15:28

SARU has assured the Parliamentary Portfolio Committee on Sport that the Kings will play in next year's Super Rugby tournament.

Super 16 gets Kings excited

2010-07-22 22:41

The Southern Kings cannot wait to become part of a proposed Super 16 rugby tournament from 2013 onwards.

Southern Kings make demands

2010-04-19 19:58

The Southern Kings franchise has requested that SARU need to urgently confirm their Super Rugby inclusion from 2011.


Kings target first derby win

2013-07-05 15:00

The Kings will use their final S15 home game of the season as a source of motivation to register their first win over a SA franchise.

Kings' Strauss passed fit

2013-05-21 17:15

Southern Kings vice-captain Andries Strauss has been declared fit to play against the Cheetahs in Port Elizabeth.

SARU investigating Kings

2013-03-19 15:52

SARU has established an investigation into a suspected breach of its Super Rugby participation agreement by the Kings.

Kings fighting for SARU leeway

2013-01-17 08:28

The Kings are fighting hard to try and persuade SARU to give them permission to field more overseas players in Super Rugby.

Double injury blow for Kings

2013-01-10 15:52

The Southern Kings' Super Rugby preparations have been disrupted by injuries to hooker Hannes Franklin and lock Darron Nel.

Kings lure Adongo to PE

2013-01-02 15:00

Super Rugby newcomers, the Southern Kings, have signed promising Kenyan forward Daniel Adongo for the duration of Super Rugby.

Kings put faith in Kiwi Mooar

2012-11-27 07:47

New Zealander Brad Mooar has been named as the Southern Kings' attacking coach for next year's Super Rugby competition.

Murray likely to join Kings

2012-11-03 14:05

Former Springbok centre Waylon Murray looks likely to join the Southern Kings ahead of next year's Super Rugby competition.

Kings hunt Bulls' Engelbrecht

2012-10-09 08:06

The Southern Kings are eager to obtain the services of Blue Bulls and Springbok back JJ Engelbrecht, according to a report.

Kings may get royal treatment

2012-10-04 22:36

Southern Kings coach Matt Sexton says they expect to be allowed to use six foreign players in next year's Super Rugby competition.

S15 draw: Kings open v Force

2012-09-21 07:19

The Southern Kings will play their first Super Rugby game against the Western Force after next year's draw was announced.

Catrakilis signs with Kings

2012-09-20 10:24

Western Province flyhalf Demetri Catrakilis has signed a two-year deal with the 2013 SA Super Rugby side, the Southern Kings.

Catrakilis to stay at WP?

2012-09-10 21:14

WP coach Allister Coetzee says it's not a foregone conclusion that flyhalf Demetri Catrakilis will play for the Southern Kings next year.

Catrakilis to join Kings

2012-08-16 17:51

Western Province flyhalf Demetri Catrakilis will join the Southern Kings at the conclusion of this year's Currie Cup.

Kings: Cheeky still not happy

2012-08-16 16:30

Southern Kings president Cheeky Watson is unhappy that SARU has only guaranteed his team one season of Super Rugby.

Unions to vote on Kings' fate

2012-07-16 22:23

The presidents of SA's 14 provincial unions will vote later this year to determine if the Southern Kings should play Super Rugby.

Kings out of 2013 S15 - report

2012-07-15 12:19

The Southern Kings have accepted a multi-million rand offer from SARU to postpone their inclusion in Super Rugby, according to a report.

Cheeky: Money can't buy Kings

2012-06-27 07:48

Cheeky Watson has poured cold water on rumours the EP Kings have agreed with SARU not to play Super Rugby next year.

Kiwi to coach Southern Kings

2012-04-13 07:41

New Zealander Matt Sexton will coach the Southern Kings in their debut season in Super Rugby next year.

Kings to be part of Super 16?

2010-07-21 22:34

The Southern Kings are set to play Super rugby in 2013, but will not have to replace one of the five existing SA franchises.

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