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EP investor in spotlight

SA Rugby will continue to conduct a ‘due diligence examination’ of the business rescue plan that has been tabled to bail out the cash-strapped Eastern Province Rugby Union. CRAIG LEWIS reports.


Gates, Davids ditch Kings

The Kings have confirmed that captain Shane Gates and No 8 Aidon Davids have signed contracts to play in Japan and France respectively.


Qualifier preview (Round 10)

The Blue Bulls will host the Sharks XV in what should be an absorbing encounter on Friday, writes MARIETTE ADAMS.


Sharks XV comeback floors Kings

The Sharks XV claimed a 34-26 bonus-point win over the EP Kings in their Currie Cup qualifier in Port Elizabeth on Friday.


EP Rugby waiting game continues

The Eastern Province Rugby Union has again avoided the possibility of a liquidation application becoming final after court proceedings were postponed to 4 August. CRAIG LEWIS reports.


WP end Griquas’ winning streak

Western Province edged Griquas 24-23 at Newlands, while there were also Currie Cup qualifier wins for the Blue Bulls, Leopards and Griffons on Saturday.


Highlights: Kings vs Jaguares (2016)

The hosts scored three late tries against 12 men to win 29-22 in PE.


Kings edge 12-man Jaguares

The Kings fired late to claim a 29-22 bonus-point win against a 12-man Jaguares side in Port Elizabeth on Friday. JON CARDINELLI reports.


Bumbling Kings nearly blew it

Poor handling and discipline nearly cost the Kings a victory over the Jaguares, according to SARugbymag.co.za's Opta-powered stats.


Kings must contain Landajo

Scrumhalf Martín Landajo holds the key to the Jaguares' attacking success against the Kings in Port Elizabeth on Friday, writes JON CARDINELLI.


Mjekevu to wing it for Kings

Wandile Mjekevu will start for the Kings in Friday's clash with the Jaguares in Port Elizabeth.


Botha heading to Cheetahs

The Cheetahs have bolstered their front-row ranks for next season, with Kings prop Tom Botha signing a two-year deal.


UK firm to rescue EPRU?

A business rescue plan for the cash-strapped Eastern Province Rugby Union has revealed a UK company is willing to invest R100-million over the next few years to bail out the beleaguered union. CRAIG LEWIS reports.


Kings snap up Mjekevu

Winger Wandile Mjekevu has joined the Kings on loan from the Sharks for the rest of the Super Rugby season.


Kings suffer triple setback

Three players will not be available for the Kings' game against the Jaguares in Port Elizabeth on Friday.


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