Watson claims he's ready to quit Kings

2016-09-05 12:00

EP Rugby president Cheeky Watson says he is ready to step down from his post in order to pursue his business interests.

Unhappy PE clubs meet to unseat Cheeky Watson

2016-09-02 14:01

Unhappy Eastern Province rugby clubs will again attempt to unseat Cheeky Watson as president of the EP Rugby Union.

Luke Watson’s rugby career over

2016-08-09 14:55

Controversial former Springbok flank Luke Watson’s rugby career has come to a grinding halt.

EPRU 'saviour' has background of bankruptcy

2016-06-14 13:20

The "saviour" of the EPRU has been revealed to be a bankrupt businessman with an unregistered UK firm and a false business address.

Watson to step down as EP president?

2016-05-20 10:25

Cheeky Watson, president of the embattled Eastern Province Rugby Union, is reportedly set to step down from his role.

PE Metro Sub Union to oppose vote of no confidence

2016-04-22 17:01

The Port Elizabeth Metro Sub Union has been mandated by the majority of their clubs to oppose the vote of no confidence in the current EPRU Executive.

SARU set to sideline Cheeky?

2016-04-21 08:30

SARU have bulked up the Eastern Province Rugby Union leadership after sending a letter to president Cheeky Watson.

Kings to be saved from liquidation?

2016-04-19 15:02

The EP Rugby Union is facing liquidation in three weeks, but is there a way out of the mess before then?

Cheeky must fall

2016-03-24 08:28

Cheeky Watson has done an enormous amount of good for SA Rugby, but right now he is the poison in PE and Tank Lanning says he needs to depart.

Technicality saves the day for Cheeky

2016-02-26 11:33

Cheeky Watson has lived to fight another day as president of the Eastern Province Rugby Union.


Watson remains the King at EP

2016-09-05 08:32

Cheeky Watson remains as president of the Eastern Province Rugby Union after surviving a motion of no confidence against him.

SA rugby public indebited to Watsons

2016-08-19 09:46

Luke Watson - and his father - deserve more credit from the South African public, writes Lunga Biyela.

Gerber: Watson at EP for political reasons

2016-08-03 10:00

EP and Springbok legend Danie Gerber says he is shocked by how quickly things went pear-shaped at his former union.

Cheeky to quit Kings in August?

2016-06-02 07:16

There appears to be uncertainty when Cheeky Watson will resign as president of the embattled Eastern Province Rugby Union.

Another Cheeky bombshell in PE

2016-04-29 14:50

Cheeky Watson has once again lived to fight another day as president of the Eastern Province Rugby Union.

SA Rugby assumes control of EPRU

2016-04-21 15:08

SA Rugby has confirmed that it has assumed administrative control of the Eastern Province Rugby Union.

Kings give clarity on money woes

2016-04-20 18:58

The financial problems facing the Eastern Province Rugby Union have been coming for a long time.

Rescue plan to save EP Rugby?

2016-03-30 14:21

A rescue package to assist the cash-strapped EP Rugby Union will reportedly be addressed at a SA Rugby special general meeting.

Kings have 'thrown us to the dogs'

2016-02-29 13:54

In a revealing interview with Sport24, former Sharks fullback SP Marais has discussed his horrific experience with the Kings.

Cheeky paying clubs to stay in charge?

2016-02-24 12:11

Cheeky Watson is allegedly digging into his own pockets in a desperate attempt to remain in his position as president of the EP Rugby Union.

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