Deon Davids laments errors, praises substitutes

Southern Kings head coach Deon Davids criticised his side for giving away easy points in Saturday's 39-26 loss to Argentina's Jaguares in Port Elizabeth. However, he reserved praise for his substitutes - singling out ex-Grahamstonian Luzuko Vulindlu as one of his star performers on the night.

Southern Kings late surge not enough against Los Jaguares

The Southern Kings kicked off their second consecutive year in Super Rugby Saturday against the Jaguares from Argentina on Saturday 25 February. The Kings came into the home match looking to equal the previous year’s 29-22 winning performance against the Jaguares in Port Elizabeth.


Old Andrean starts for Southern Kings

Old Andrean Ross Geldenhuys has made the Southern Kings starting lineup for Saturday's clash against the Jaguares in Port Elizabeth.

Free Mandela Aerobics Marathon

On the 11 February 2017 the Makana Aerobics and Fitness Club (MAFC) commemorated the former president of South Africa Dr Nelson Mandela release from prison through sport under a theme "Free Mandela Aerobics Marathon".

Rampant FNB UWC blow away FNB Rhodes

On a slightly windy night in Cape Town, it was the stars of FNB UWC who shone the brightest. The home side showed no mercy in the demolition of visitors FNB Rhodes in a packed stadium full of energy. FNB UWC won 88-8.

Rhodes Rugby pipped in dying minutes

On Monday 13 February, Rhodes Rugby kicked off their first home match of the Varsity Shield against Cape Peninsula University of Technology (CPUT). Conditions around Rhodes Great Field were cold and wet, setting the scene for an exciting game of rugby.


Rhodes Rugby hopes for home support

Varsity Shield rugby comes to Grahamstown for the first time in its history, as Rhodes Rugby looks to show South Africa that they can compete against some of the best universities in the country.

FNB Rhodes lose in final minutes of Varsity Shield opener

FNB Varsity Shield presented by Steinhoff International newcomers FNB Rhodes narrowly lost to FNB TUT Vikings narrowly defeated, in their opening match of the competition, 16-12, on Thursday (9 February) night in Tshwane.

Southern Kings take on SWD

Southern Kings coach Deon Davids announced a 30-man squad on Thursday that will take on the SWD Eagles in a pre-season friendly at the Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium on Saturday, 11 February.


While on camp in Port Alfred, the Southern Kings took some time out to hold a coaching clinic for school children from the Ndlambe Municipality on Thursday (2 February) afternoon.