Irne Herbst is nursing a head injury which will likely rule him out of the Kings' last Super Rugby game against the Cheetahs in Port Elizabeth on Friday.
SA Rugby CEO Jurie Roux has confirmed the Cheetahs and the Kings could play in more than one European competition next season.
Franco Smith has confirmed his commitment to the Cheetahs and says he still has ‘unfinished business’ at the Bloemfontein-based franchise. CRAIG LEWIS reports.
SA Rugby has confirmed that the Cheetahs and Kings will no longer compete in Super Rugby from next year.
Michael van der Spuy has retired at the age of 26 due to repeated head injuries.
Flanks Henco Venter and Rynhardt Elstadt have both received a one-match suspension for striking each other in an off-the-ball incident in Bloemfontein.
Cheslin Kolbe scored a hat-trick of tries as the Stormers beat the Cheetahs 40-34 in Bloemfontein on Saturday. SIMON BORCHARDT reports.
Backline duo Fred Zeilinga and William Small-Smith have signed contract extensions that will keep them at the Cheetahs for the next two seasons.
Captain Francois Venter has been included as one of five personnel changes to the Cheetahs' starting XV for Saturday's clash against the Stormers in Bloemfontein.
The Cheetahs' stand-in captain Torsten van Jaarsveld has been ruled out for between six to eight weeks with a neck injury.
Blitzboks stars Rosco Speckman, Chris Dry and Cecil Afrika will be available to the Cheetahs until the end of October, writes CRAIG LEWIS.
Springbok and Cheetahs flanker Oupa Mohoje could be set to join the Stormers from next year.
The Cheetahs could join the Celtic Pro12 competition if they are axed from Super Rugby.
The Lions have secured a home playoff, while the Stormers and Sharks have also qualified on the back of some favourable results in round 14, writes JON CARDINELLI.
THE MONEY MAN will be betting on the Hurricanes to beat the Lions in Saturday's Super Rugby semi-final at Ellis Park.
SIMNIKIWE XABANISA says Elton Jantjies should be allowed to have a poor performance without being told there's something wrong with his game.
The Lions can still go on to win this season’s Super Rugby title, but they need to heed the lessons learned from their last two major playoff games, writes CRAIG LEWIS.
Ryan Vrede says SA Rugby needs to address the country's coaching crisis and develop a strategy to deal with player departures to overseas-based clubs.View all videos