Springbok flank Pieter-Steph du Toit and his family’s Kloovenburg wine estate have shown their support for the Care4Kings fund-raising campaign by donating towards the C4K online wine auction.
Braam van Straaten says the focus has shifted to finding a positive way forward for the 52 Kings players and staff left without jobs.
In the wake of the liquidation of the Southern Kings, assistant coach Braam van Straaten and wing Yaw Penxe have pleaded with the greater rugby community to support their fund-raising campaign with donations to assist players and staff.
The Cheetahs and Southern Kings are set to clash in an epic PRO14 derby in Bloemfontein on Saturday.
Former Blitzbok Vuyo Zangqa will take charge of the Southern Kings as head coach when they face the Stormers in Knysna on Friday night.
Former Springbok flyhalf BRAAM VAN STRAATEN picks his talking points from the first round of action of the World Cup.
Former Springbok flyhalf Braam van Straaten has left the Sharks to join the Kings’ backroom staff as a defence and kicking coach.
Assistant coach Braam van Straaten says the Sharks’ discipline and game management will have to improve ahead of the clash with the Vodacom Bulls on Saturday.