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.
MyPlayers has voiced its concern on the regularity and manner in which commercial entities of amateur unions are being liquidated within the professional rugby environment, following the news of the Kings liquidation.
Robbie Kempson has confirmed that the Kings have called in medical experts to help players deal with their mental health issues following the franchise’s withdrawal from competitive rugby.
Springbok and Sharks centre Lukhanyo Am, who recently signed a contract extension with the Durban franchise, chats about his breakout season on loan at the Southern Kings in 2016.
SA Rugby has confirmed the appointment of a new five-person board, with Andre Rademan as chairman, to manage the Southern Kings.
The Southern Kings have confirmed the signing of Sharks scrumhalf Cameron Wright on a two-year deal.
Following the announcement of his retirement, look back at highlights from the career of Demetri Catrakilis – one of the most talented flyhalves who never represented the Springboks at Test level.
Southern Kings wing Yaw Penxe says there are encouraging aspects from their 2019-20 PRO14 season that the team can build on when it resumes.