Kings suffer prop blow

Schalk van der Merwe has been ruled out of action for the remainder of the season due to a shoulder injury.

Lions officially SA’s best

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.

Double injury blow for Kings

The Kings counted two injury casualties after their Super Rugby match against the Lions at Ellis Park on Sunday.

Highlights: Lions vs Kings

The hosts scored eight tries in their 54-10 win at Ellis Park.

Lions clinch conference

The Lions claimed a 54-10 bonus-point win against the Kings in Johannesburg on Sunday to secure the Africa 2 conference title. JON CARDINELLI reports.

Kings lose Cronjé for Lions clash

Pieter-Steyn de Wet will start at flyhalf for the Kings against the Lions at Ellis Park in the absence of Lionel Cronjé.

Super Rugby predictions (Round 14)

Craig Lewis makes his picks for this weekend's Super Rugby matches involving South African sides.

EP Rugby granted bailout

The Nelson Mandela Mandela Bay council has agreed to a R15-million bailout to help cover EP Rugby’s liquidation costs. CRAIG LEWIS reports.

EP Kings overcome Boland

The EP Kings beat the Boland Cavaliers 27-16, while there were also wins for WP, the Sharks XV, Griquas and Bulls in round six of the Provincial Rugby Challenge.

Highlights: Kings vs Brumbies

The visitors scored three tries in their 19-10 win in Port Elizabeth.

Brumbies outclass Kings

The Brumbies ended the Kings' three-match winning streak with a 19-10 victory in Port Elizabeth on Saturday night. SIMON BORCHARDT reports.

Kings tweak side to face Brumbies

The Kings have made two injury-enforced changes for Saturday's game against the Brumbies in Port Elizabeth.

Super Rugby predictions (Round 13)

Craig Lewis makes his picks for this weekend's Super Rugby matches involving South African sides.

Injuries hit Kings

Kings duo Masixole Banda and Chris Cloete have been ruled out of Saturday's match against the Brumbies in PE, while CJ Velleman suffered another injury setback.

Lions prosper, Sharks stall

The Lions remain in touch with the trendsetting Crusaders, while the Sharks are less secure following their loss to a spirited Kings side in round 12 of the Super Rugby tournament, writes JON CARDINELLI.

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