The South African rugby industry has come together to navigate the retention of teams and jobs in the face of the threat to the business posed by the global Coronavirus pandemic.
Despite showing ambition in their recruitment, the Kings’ failure to find a new head coach has seen them struggle badly once again, writes DYLAN JACK.
SA Rugby CEO Jurie Roux says plans are under way to restructure the domestic season in the wake of the recent measures dealing with the Covid-19 pandemic.
The PRO14 considered hosting matches behind closed doors, but decided to follow a ‘sensible and responsible approach’ in dealing with the current situation regarding the spread of the coronavirus pandemic.
PRO14 organisers have taken the ‘unprecedented’ decision to suspend the tournament indefinitely due to the outbreak of Covid-19.
Robbi Kempson has lamented the Kings’ poor record this season, but insists the remainder of their campaign does not lack relevance.
Peter Robb received a straight red card for leading with the elbow in an attempt to shrug off Howard Mnisi during the match between the Kings and Connacht in Port Elizabeth on Sunday.
A trio of Southern Kings players featured as Varsity Cup’s The Tour hit the Eastern Cape for a behind-the-scenes look at the NMU Madibaz.
Kings coach Robbie Kempson is preparing to shake up his selection for Sunday’s PRO14 match against Connacht in Port Elizabeth.
A round-up of what some of South Africa’s leading Sunday papers are saying, including a look at whether Cheetahs and Kings players could play for the Springboks.