Cheetahs centre William Small-Smith has penned a new two-year deal with the franchise to extend his stay in Bloemfontein until 2021.
The Cheetahs have named a 25-man squad for their Pro14 match against the Glasgow Warriors at Scotstoun Stadium on Saturday.
Former Springbok prop Robbi Kempson has been appointed as the new high-performance director for the Kings.
The Kings aim to re-establish their academy by the end of the year in an effort to retain their best talent.
The Cheetahs will be without loosehead prop Ox Nche until the Pro14 final after he was given an eight-week suspension for a dangerous challenge.
Wales rugby bosses are to hold talks on Tuesday about the possibility of a merger between the Scarlets and Ospreys.
SARugbymag.co.za looks back at the past weekend’s Premiership, Top 14, Pro14 and Major Rugby League matches involving South African players.
Highlights of Leinster’s 19-7 win against the Cheetahs in Dublin.
Highlights of the Cardiff Blues’ 26-19 win against the Kings in Cardiff.
The Scarlets upset Munster 10-6, while there were also wins for Connacht, Treviso, Glasgow, Ulster, Leinster and the Cardiff Blues in the Pro14.