Watson remains the King at EP

2014-12-01 12:11

Cheeky Watson has been reinstated as President of the Eastern Province Rugby Union for the next four years.

EP referees back on duty

2014-07-22 07:41

Eastern Province referees are back on duty after the union cancelled all club games at the weekend due to unruly fan behaviour.

Currie Cup stays 6 teams

2013-12-06 13:41

The proposal to expand the Absa Currie Cup Premier Division to eight teams in 2014 was withdrawn before being put to the vote.

Watson fumes at minnow teams

2013-10-01 10:21

EP Rugby Union president, Cheeky Watson, is upset at smaller provincial unions who voted against an expanding Currie Cup.

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.

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.

Kings: No Lions amalgamation!

2013-07-03 07:44

The Kings have dismissed rumours that their playoff match against the Lions will be scrapped in favour of a possible amalgamation.

Cheeky eyes relegation escape

2013-05-21 14:17

Kings president Cheeky Watson believes they can avoid the promotion-relegation games at the end of the Super Rugby season.

SANZAR: No Kings suspension

2013-03-20 14:27

SANZAR CEO Greg Peters has ruled out proposed punishments for the Kings after they fielded three foreigners, breaching SARU’s rules.

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.


Watson backed as Kings boss

2014-10-23 07:45

Cheeky Watson has received backing from the EP Rugby Union’s sub union president to stand for a third term in office.

EP cancels all club games

2014-07-17 17:35

The EP Rugby Union has cancelled all its club matches scheduled for this weekend due to unruly behaviour of fans towards referees.

Griquas, Kings wait anxiously

2013-12-02 14:22

Griquas and the Eastern Province Kings face an anxious wait to see if they will play Currie Cup rugby next year.

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.

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.

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.

Kings proud of Catrakilis

2013-05-22 16:31

Kings president Cheeky Watson and director of rugby Alan Solomons have welcomed the inclusion of Demetri Catrakilis in the Bok squad.

Kings send foreign duo home

2013-03-20 18:00

Cheeky Watson has confirmed that the Kings have sent two foreign players back home from their Australasian tour.

SARU misled Kings - Cheeky

2013-03-19 22:11

Kings' Cheeky Watson claims SARU urged them to sign Argentinians as they would not be considered as foreign players.

Fans slam 'soft' SARU

2013-03-19 13:26

Sport24 readers have criticised SARU after their apparent u-turn on the number of foreign players allowed by the Kings.

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