Kings team to play Cheetahs

February 10, 2016 0
  The Southern Kings team will run out against the Toyota Cheetahs on Friday under the leadership of Steven Sykes. Announcing his extended 26-man squad for the game at a press conference this afternoon, head coach Deon Davids said he was looking forward to the Kings first game against another Vodacom Super Rugby side this…

Kings name side to take on SWD Eagles

February 4, 2016 1
The Southern Kings have selected a strong squad to take on the SWD Eagles at Outeniqua Park in George tomorrow, with Steven Sykes being selected to captain the side. Southern Kings Head Coach, Deon Davids, said he had selected Sykes based on his experience and because he had shown leadership in the group. “We gave…

No major injuries from Madibaz game

February 1, 2016 0
  Following the contact session against the NMMU Madibaz on Friday last week, a few players have picked up minor injuries and will be monitored through the week. Southern Kings Head Coach, Deon Davids, said Lukanyo Am had sustained a bruised knee, while Malcolm Jaer and Jurgen Visser both had tight hamstrings, which would be…

Three new signings for the Kings

January 25, 2016 8
  The Southern Kings have confirmed three more player signings ahead of their return to the Vodacom Super Rugby 2016 competition. Chief Operating Officer, Charl Crous, confirmed the signing of the young up and coming lock, Phillip du Preez (22) the versatile back line player, Jurgen Visser (26) and hooker, Martin Bezuidenhout (26). Crous also…

WP Rugby confirm Jones departure

November 20, 2015 7
Western Province Rugby has agreed terms with the Rugby Football Union which will see Eddie Jones depart to take on an international coaching post with England. There has been plenty of speculation about Jones's future ever since his arrival in Cape Town earlier this month and he officially received an offer on Wednesday of this…

Pieter Steph du Toit signs for Stormers

August 24, 2015 8
Western Province Rugby can confirm that Springbok lock Pieter-Steph du Toit will be furthering his career with the DHL Stormers and DHL Western Province from November 1, 2015. Having recently announced the signings of props JC Janse van Rensburg and JP Smith, as well as capturing the signature of Springbok winger Cornal Hendricks, the confirmation…

Schalk or Kriel?

June 19, 2015 22
Look at the stats and the answer is clear. So I hear many folks saying that "on form" Schalk Burger certainly deserves a call up to the Bok squad... but why look at "on form"... I mean.. what determines who is "on form" and who not. So in order to determine who is "on form"…

Gary Gold has also been told to “find a coach” for the Sharks

June 13, 2015 9
The C-Cells' DOR has apparently been instructed by John Smit to find an SR coach.   Yet again courtesy of SupeRugby Mag website While Gold has had the title of director of rugby since arriving in Durban from Japan just before the Vodacom Super Rugby tournament began, he has effectively been head coach of the…

Ludeke’s goooonnnnneeee

June 13, 2015 18
Under pressure after receiving a double championship team and taking them to an eleventh place finish, Bulls coach Frans Ludeke has resigned.         Frans Ludeke has resigned as Vodacom Bulls coach, with Nollis Marais being appointed Currie Cup coach. So reports SupeRugbyMag. Bulls CEO Barend van Graan made the announcement after the…

Jake White: Suur druiwe?

June 2, 2014 25
Pleks van almal te blameer, moet Jake White dalk hand in eie boesem steek vir die Shark se nederlaag teen die Stormers. Article by Boertjie Maandag was die dag vir verskonings nadat die Sharks en die Bulls die haas onmoontlike vermag het deur teen die Stormers en die Lions te verloor. Die Sharks s'n het…

Cheetahs 20, Lions 21

February 15, 2014 25
It is Super Rugby time, and the Cheetahs welcome the Lions back to the toughest competition in the world! Recent results: 2012: Cheetahs won 26-5, Welkom 2012: Lions won 27-25, Johannesburg 2011: Cheetahs won 53-19, Johannesburg 2011: Lions won 25-20, Bloemfontein 2010: Cheetahs won 59-10, Welkom Teams: Cheetahs: 15 Willem le Roux, 14 Cornal Hendricks, 13…

SARU wants 17 teams in Super Rugby

November 13, 2013 1
South African Rugby Union (SARU) president Oregan Hoskins wants to see a 17-team Super Rugby competition in future with fewer local derbies and an Argentine team in the mix. The Super Rugby format is set to change from 2016 when a new broadcast deal takes effect and Hoskins would like to see a change from…

Blues halves out for Cheetahs clash

July 1, 2013 0
Good news for Cheetahs as two key Blues men out. Second hammerblow for the Blues... well third if you take account of the Sharks loss. Scrumhalf Piri Weepu and flyhalf Chris Noakes are flying back to NZ... Marty MacKenzie and Wayne Ngaluafe are flying out to join team mates for the crucial clash this weekend.…

Chiefs take bonus-point win over Canes

June 28, 2013 0
The Chiefs jumped to the top of the Super Rugby table with a bonus-point 34-22 win over the Hurricanes in Hamilton on Friday. Date June 28, 2013 - 7:58PM MATCH STATS The four-tries-to-three win means the defending champions leapfrog the Brumbies to top the overall table by 61 points to 59 with a game in…
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