Double blow for Kings

The Kings have lost two players to injury ahead of their clash with the Hurricanes in Wellington on Friday.

Prop Schalk Ferreira and flanker Thembelani Bholi were both injured during the Kings' 57-24 loss against the Crusaders in Christchurch on Saturday. 

Ferreira has suffered a concussion, while Bholi has a torn hamstring. Both are returning to South Africa for further medical attention. 

Liam Hendricks and Aidon Davis are on their way to New Zealand as replacements.

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