Posts Tagged ‘ Kings ’

Kings bench Luke

April 23, 2013
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The Southern Kings have named Andries Strauss as captain, with Luke Watson coming on from the bench for the match against the Cheetahs on Saturday in Bloemfontein. Director of Rugby, Alan Solomons, said the decision to bench Watson had been made following a number of factors. “Just to put perspective on it, Luke sustained...
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Don’t you… Forget about me…

April 17, 2013
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Don’t you… Forget about me…

As you walk on by, will you call my name?
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Posted in Columnists, SANZAR, SARU, Super Rugby | 15 Comments »

Kings ring changes for Brumbies

April 3, 2013
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The Kings have made a number of changes for their 3rd game on tour against the Brumbies.
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Kings team for Canes match

March 28, 2013
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Steven Sykes and Andries Strauss returns for the Kings as they tackle the Hurricanes on their second game on tour.
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Canes team for Kings

March 27, 2013
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Following the team’s first bye of the season, the Hurricanes will return to Westpac Stadium this Easter Saturday. The team will have an afternoon match with the newest team to the competition, the Southern Kings. This will be the Hurricanes’ first South African opponent of the 2013 season. Dane Coles will return to the...
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Shields spreading the love again (oh and the shit)

March 20, 2013
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The Spred and Spri awards
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Crusaders name team for Kings match

March 20, 2013
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The Crusaders take on new comers the Southern Kings this Saturday. While the Kings are new to the Investec Super Rugby tournament, their coach Matt Sexton is no stranger to the Crusaders and he will be out to show his old team mates what his South African team are made of.
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Kings call back foreign players to SA from tour

March 20, 2013
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Eastern Province Rugby Union (EPRU) President, Cheeky Watson, left Port Elizabeth this afternoon for New Zealand, to go and address the Southern Kings touring squad following the announcement from the SA Rugby Union (SARU) relating to the foreign player issue.
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SARU & Kings media releases on issue of foreign players

March 19, 2013
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SA Rugby have released a statement with regards to Kings selections of foreign players.
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Chiefs: Messam gets his ton

March 13, 2013
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Chiefs co-captain Liam Messam is to become the first Chief to play 100 Investec Super Rugby matches when the Chiefs play the Southern Kings this weekend.
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Kings unchanged for Chiefs

March 12, 2013
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The Southern Kings have announced an unchanged squad to tackle the Chiefs on Friday night at the Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium. Speaking at the press conference this morning, Director of Rugby, Alan Solomons said the unchanged team was a testament to the players’ commitment and dedication. “I think we spoke at the beginning of...
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Sharks names unchanged line-up for Kings

March 6, 2013
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John Plumtree has the rare pleasure of being able to select an unchanged line-up for his team’s Vodacom Super Rugby clash with the Southern Kings at Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium on Saturday.
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Kings name team for Sharks

March 5, 2013
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The Southern Kings have announced their Super Rugby Squad to take on The Sharks at the Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium on Saturday, 9th of March 2013. The team will run onto the field under the leadership of Darron Nell, after Director of Rugby Alan Solomons announced that last Skipper Luke Watson had been named...
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Kings name team for Force

February 19, 2013
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The Kings have named their team for their debut match in Super Rugby this weekend against the Force.
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Force squad for SA Tour

February 16, 2013
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The Emirates Western Force have added four Wallabies to its 26-man squad for their two-match Super Rugby South African leg.
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Kings team for Lions announced

February 7, 2013
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The Kings will send largely a B-team to Ellis Park for their fixture against the Lions with a number of players unavailable due to injury.
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Lions name team for Kings clash

February 7, 2013
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The Lions have named their team for this weekend’s match against the Kings.
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Watson: ‘SARU unfair to exclude Lions’

January 28, 2013
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Kings captain Luke Watson has said that SARU’s decision to relegate the Lions was unfair and expressed sadness at the Lions’ Super Rugby exit.
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Opening rounds crucial for SA’s favourites

January 22, 2013
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Opening rounds crucial for SA’s favourites

When it comes to picking the favourites to lead the South Africa conference the popular vote seems to be split between the Stormers and the Sharks.
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Racism and rugby

January 17, 2013
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Racism and rugby

Quite powerful isn’t it?  I also thought so when I was asked to write about it.
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Kings suffer 1st injury setback

January 14, 2013
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Conraad Johannes (Boetie) Britz has been called up to the Southern Kings squad following Hannes Franklin’s knee injury sustained during practice last week.
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In aid of the King

January 9, 2013
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In aid of the King

The foundation from which our deep routed passion and love for rugby is built on in South Africa comes from a long and very proud history of our domestic teams.
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Posted in Columnists, Rugby Administration, SARU, Super Rugby | 117 Comments »

No place for Mangweni, Stick in Kings squad

January 8, 2013
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One of Eastern Province rugby’s stalwarts, Tiger Mangweni, has failed to make the cut for the Southern Kings’ Super Rugby squad.
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Kings sign Adongo

December 31, 2012
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Daniel Adongo’s dream of playing Super Rugby will soon come to fruition when the burly Kenyan forward turns out for Port Elizabeth’s Southern Kings in South Africa’s Eastern Cape Province next season.
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Imagine if…

November 7, 2012
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Imagine if…

All the excitement from the elections in the United States seems have many South Africans reflecting and saying things like; ‘Imagine if South Africa…’
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Promotion-Relegation match Rnd 2: Kings v Cheetahs

October 26, 2012
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The Eastern Province Kings face their biggest challenge in many years in Port Elizabeth on Friday night when they host the Toyota Free State Cheetahs in the second leg of their Absa Currie Cup promotion-relegation series.
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Wat ‘n naweek van rugby!

October 21, 2012
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Wat ‘n naweek van rugby!

Wat ’n naweek van rugby resultate!
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Cheetahs 53, Kings 14

October 19, 2012
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UPDATE: The Kings will have to beat the CheetAhs by 40 points and a bonus try in PE to gain promotion to the CC.
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Posted in Currie Cup | 9 Comments »

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