Watson's season likely over

2014-09-16 07:46

Eastern Province Kings captain Luke Watson is likely to miss the remainder of the season due to concussion.

Luke Watson positive in defeat

2014-08-09 10:33

Luke Watson has said there were many positive aspects to the team's return to the Currie Cup premier division in Port Elizabeth.

Watson to lead Kings v WP

2014-08-05 14:17

Eastern Province Kings coach Carlos Spencer has named Luke Watson as captain for their Currie Cup clash against WP.

Injury for Kings' Watson

2014-07-08 16:30

Luke Watson has been ruled out of the Eastern Province Kings' friendly match against the SWD Eagles in George.

Watson: Exciting times at Kings

2014-06-18 10:16

Luke Watson says exciting times lie ahead at the EP Kings who are preparing for the upcoming Currie Cup Premier Division.

Where has Luke Watson been?

2014-06-11 14:30

Luke Watson is eyeing a return to rugby when the Kings tackle the Bulls in a friendly game in Port Elizabeth.

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.

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.

Watson out of Stormers clash

2013-05-30 14:20

Andries Strauss will captain the Kings in their Super Rugby clash against the Stormers after Luke Watson pulled out with flu.

Watson lauds Kings fans

2013-05-12 21:55

Kings captain Luke Watson has paid tribute to their supporters after the Eastern Cape franchise registered their third Super Rugby win.

Kings demote Watson to bench

2013-04-23 16:13

Kings captain Luke Watson has been relegated to the bench for their Super Rugby match against the Cheetahs in Bloemfontein.

Watson: We must bounce back

2013-04-21 14:41

Kings skipper Luke Watson says they have no option but to bounce back hard after a 34-0 drubbing at the hands of the Bulls.

Watson back to lead Kings

2013-04-16 15:26

Kings captain Luke Watson is back in the starting line-up for their Super Rugby clash against the Bulls in Port Elizabeth.


Watson in the spotlight

2013-04-10 08:19

Watch a sneak peek of SA Rugby's interview with Kings captain Luke Watson.

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Watson out of Kings' tour

2013-03-16 10:17

The Kings will depart on the big adventure of their first Super Rugby overseas tour without their appointed captain Luke Watson.

Kings sweat on Vleis, Luke

2013-03-11 16:41

The Kings are sweating on the availability of Jacques "Vleis" Engelbrecht and Luke Watson as they prepare to face the Chiefs.

Watson benched by Kings

2013-03-05 14:42

Lock Darron Nell will make his first appearance for the Kings and take over the captaincy as Luke Watson drops to the bench.

Kings well prepared - Sexton

2013-02-22 07:31

Kings coach Matt Sexton says they are as well prepared as they possibly can be for their Super Rugby opener against the Force.


Luke on the Kings

2013-02-19 09:19

Listen to Luke Watson discuss the Kings' upcoming Super Rugby season.

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Kings pick their big guns

2013-02-11 22:22

The Kings have rolled out the heavy artillery for their final pre-season game against Griquas in Port Elizabeth on Wednesday.

Watson set for Kings return

2013-02-10 20:20

Kings captain Luke Watson will make a return to the playing field when they take on Griquas in their final pre-season outing.

SARU unfair to Lions - Watson

2013-01-28 22:29

Kings captain Luke Watson says the decision to relegate the Lions was unfair as he expressed sadness at their Super Rugby exit.

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.

Fans: Take the money, Kings!

2012-07-16 12:05

Sport24 readers seem to think that the only thing that could be worse than the Lions staying in Super Rugby is for the Kings to join it.

Watson brace buries Border

2011-09-02 21:35

Luke Watson scored two tries as the EP Kings defeated the Border Bulldogs in a 51-36 win in the Currie Cup First Division.


Watson blow for EP Kings

2014-08-26 07:44

Eastern Province Kings captain Luke Watson has been ruled out of action for at least four weeks with concussion.

Kings look for consistency

2014-08-07 16:30

The EP Kings will be aiming for a high level of consistency when they open their Currie Cup campaign against Western Province.

Watson back to captain Kings

2014-07-30 11:52

EP Kings coach Carlos Spencer has announced a much changed team to take on the FS Cheetahs in their final warm-up game in Cradock.

Kings KO Bulls in PE

2014-06-21 11:43

The EP Kings ran in 10 tries as they thrashed a Blue Bulls at the Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium on Friday.

Watson back to lead Kings

2014-06-17 17:02

After a lengthy injury layoff, Luke Watson is excited to be back in the EP Kings team to face the Bulls in a friendly.

Watson could tackle Wales

2014-03-18 07:47

EP Kings captain Luke Watson could make his return to the playing field when they tackle Wales in June.

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.

Watson out for six months

2013-06-25 18:30

The Kings will be without captain Luke Watson for the remainder of their Super Rugby campaign, after suffering an ankle injury.

Luke back at stormy Newlands

2013-05-27 19:00

Expect a love-hate reaction when Luke Watson returns to Newlands, where he earned more than 100 first-class caps.

Kings to ease Watson back

2013-04-24 13:06

The Kings will ease Luke Watson back into Super Rugby - hence his inclusion on the bench for their game against the Cheetahs.

Watson: A Kings-size headache

2013-04-22 14:05

The Kings have thorny ground to tread as they contemplate whether to keep Luke Watson leader against the Cheetahs on Saturday.

Kings motivated by naysayers

2013-04-17 15:49

Kings captain Luke Watson says all the negativity from outsiders regarding their Super Rugby inclusion has spurred them on.

Kings' Luke Watson 'dilemma'

2013-04-16 07:50

The Kings face a bit of a dilemma about who to drop from their Super Rugby squad now that captain Luke Watson is fit again.

Watson to make playing return

2013-04-09 16:45

Kings captain Luke Watson is set to return to action for Eastern Province's Vodacom Cup side following a throat injury.

Watson remains sidelined

2013-03-12 15:34

Luke Watson remains sidelined due to a throat injury as the Kings named an unchanged starting team for their clash against the Chiefs.

Kings to up the intensity

2013-03-05 17:06

Kings vice-captain Andries Strauss says they are eager to prove their worth against a Sharks team laden with Springboks.

Watson a doubt against Sharks

2013-03-05 07:42

Kings captain Luke Watson remains in doubt for their Super Rugby clash against the Sharks in Port Elizabeth.

Kings accept underdog tag

2013-02-20 14:23

Any doubt about Southern Kings' status in their debut Super Rugby season was emphatically removed on the eve of their campaign.

Fans: Kings will embarrass SA

2013-02-14 12:54

The Kings' recent loss to an under-strength Griquas team does not bode well for their Super Rugby prospects, Sport24 readers say.

Can Kings close sluice gates?

2013-02-11 07:13

It's premature to gloat about the Kings on the basis of their ‘2nd XV’ being downed by the Lions, although alarm bells are ringing, writes Rob Houwing.

Lions ‘war’: Solly boxes clever

2013-02-06 15:26

The Kings may be doing the right thing by shielding some of their biggest names from their awkward showdown with the Lions.

Watson regrets 'Dutchmen' slur

2013-01-28 13:31

Kings captain Luke Watson has admitted to, and expressed shame and embarrassment for, some of his past statements.

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.

Watson out of Stormers clash

2012-02-10 07:21

Southern Kings captain Luke Watson has pulled out of their pre-season clash against the Stormers due to a sore shoulder.

Kings, Boland looking strong

2011-07-21 16:09

The Eastern Province Kings and the Boland Cavaliers are looking the early pace-setters in the Absa Currie Cup First Division.

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