Watson not stepping down at Kings

2015-11-18 17:01

EP Kings president Cheeky Watson has spoken about the financial problems facing the union ahead of Super Rugby.

Kings remain confident for Super Rugby

2015-11-13 11:00

Despite their financial woes, the Kings are confident that they will be able to field a competitive team in Super Rugby.

Kings' financial worries continue

2015-11-09 15:40

Unpaid player wages continue to mar the cash-strapped Eastern Province Rugby Union.

Kings players to strike over payments?

2015-09-01 15:01

EP Kings players and the union’s management are again at loggerheads over apparent delays in player payments.

EP Kings players get their wages

2015-08-03 13:32

Eastern Province Kings rugby players have received their overdue salary payments.

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The proposal to expand the Absa Currie Cup Premier Division to eight teams in 2014 was withdrawn before being put to the vote.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


SARU steps in to sort out Kings mess

2015-11-18 07:00

SARU has agreed to assist the EP Rugby Union by taking control of the Southern Kings in Super Rugby.

Kings break silence on financial woes

2015-11-13 07:12

The Eastern Province Rugby Union is working tirelessly behind the scenes to address the issue of non-payment of players.

SARU calms fears over Kings cash crisis

2015-10-08 14:56

High level discussions have taken place to address the financial issues of the Eastern Province Rugby Union.

Watson happy to keep ‘future Bok’ in PE

2015-08-05 08:45

Eastern Province Kings prop Lizo Gqoboka has signed an extension to his contract until October 2018.

Spencer's claims are cheeky, say Kings

2015-07-23 09:13

The EP Kings have expressed their disappointment after former coach Carlos Spencer voiced his dissatisfaction at unpaid wages.

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.

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