Bok barometer (Round 1)

JON CARDINELLI picks a form South African XV based on performances in round one of Super Rugby.

Stormers, Lions make winning start

The DHL Stormers and Lions recorded important derby wins, while the Sharks blew a golden opportunity on the opening weekend of the 2017 Super Rugby tournament, writes JON CARDINELLI.

Highlights: Kings vs Jaguares (2017)

The visitors scored three tries in their 39-26 win in Port Elizabeth.

Jaguares claw committed Kings

The Jaguares claimed a 39-26 win against the Kings in Port Elizabeth on Saturday, writes SIMON BORCHARDT.

Cronjé at 10 for Kings

Kings coach Deon Davids has picked Lionel Cronjé at flyhalf for Saturday's Super Rugby match against the Jaguares in Port Elizabeth.

Super Rugby preview: Kings

The Kings may struggle to improve on their 17th-place combined log finish last season, writes MARIETTE ADAMS.

Ferreira to captain Kings

The Kings have named prop Schalk Ferreira as captain for the 2017 Super Rugby season.

Kings put SWD to the sword

The Southern Kings hammered the SWD Eagles 42-24 in their pre-season friendly in Port Elizabeth on Saturday.

Border make Kings sweat

The Southern Kings scored four tries to beat the Border Bulldogs 28-10 in a pre-season friendly in East London on Saturday.

‘American alliance’ closer to EP buyout

New York-based financier Douglas Schoninger attended a classified meeting with SA Rugby bosses in Cape Town last week over the possible buyout of a majority stake in EP Rugby.

Kings snap up Schreuder

Stormers scrumhalf Louis Schreuder will play for the Southern Kings in the 2017 Super Rugby tournament.

Five top Super Rugby recruits

CRAIG LEWIS looks at five astute signings made ahead of the 2017 Super Rugby season.

Hall blow for Kings

The Kings look unlikely to secure the services of scrumhalf James Hall for Super Rugby.

Six rising stars to watch

CRAIG LEWIS looks at six promising players worth keeping an eye on this Super Rugby season.

Four predictions for 2017

With Super Rugby set to kick off in just over a month’s time, CRAIG LEWIS makes some predictions for the season ahead.

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