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EP Kings ring changes ahead of Province clash

By: Stephen Kisbey-Green

The Eastern Province Kings are cautiously optimistic going into this weekend’s Currie Cup clash against the DHL Western Province on Saturday.

Hard to beat locals

The schoolboy rugby season heated up last week with two mouth-watering encounters that saw Kingswood and St Andrew’s College’s 1st rugby sides take on the touring St Stithians.

All Black legend praises Southern Kings

They may only have won one of their nine Super Rugby fixtures this year, but the Southern Kings have won the approval of one of New Zealand rugby’s all-time greats: Blues coach Tana Umaga.

Valiant Southern Kings go down to Blues

A much-improved performance from the Southern Kings was not enough to save them from a 34-18 defeat to Aukland's Blues today at Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium.

Kings fly-half Elgar Watts opened the scoring with a penalty. The Blues hit back with a try through skipper James Parsons, but Ihaia West missed the conversion.

Old Kingswoodian leads Kings to shock Bulls win

Old Kingswoodian fly-half Garrick Mattheus was instrumental with the boot as the Eastern Province Kings upset the Vodacom Blue Bulls 19-14 in Saturday’s Currie Cup clash at Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium.

Bodybuilder is an inspiration

Graeme College old boy, Jeremy Welkom, made waves in the world of bodybuilding over the past weekend.

Race success on track

The Belmont Valley Mountain Bike Challenge, Grahamstown’s new up-and-coming cycling event, was hosted by Albany Saints and Sinners Multisport Club on Sunday.  

EP Kings looking to continue form

The Eastern Province Kings are looking to continue their newly found form when they take on the Vodacom Blue Bulls on Saturday, 7 May. 

RURC succeeds at SA champs with help from township club

The Rhodes University Rowing Club (RURC) continued their scintillating run of form at the South African National Championship Rowing Regatta (30 April to 1 May in Johannesburg).

EP Kings looking for first win

The Eastern Province Kings will travel to Namibia this weekend to take on the Windhoek Draft Welwitschias in round four of the 2016 edition of the Currie Cup.