The Scarlets produced a powerful second-half display to thump the Southern Kings 57-10 in Llanelli on Saturday. JON CARDINELLI reports.
The Cheetahs and Kings will face challenging starts to the Pro14 this weekend, writes CRAIG LEWIS.
SuperSport is poised to secure broadcasting rights to the new-look Pro14 competition, with the Cheetahs and Kings set to kick off their campaigns this weekend. CRAIG LEWIS reports.
Hooker Mike Willemse will captain the Kings’ 27-man squad during their two-game Pro14 tour of Wales and Ireland.
The Cheetahs will field their strongest possible team in the Pro14 and possibly a second-string side in the Currie Cup playoffs. JON CARDINELLI reports.
The makeup of the two seven-team conferences in the expanded Pro14 will be based on the standings of the final log last season.
CRAIG LEWIS picks a form South African XV based on performances in round 17 of Super Rugby.
Springbok Oupa Mohoje will start at blindside flank when the Cheetahs take on the Kings in Port Elizabeth on Friday night.
Irne Herbst is nursing a head injury which will likely rule him out of the Kings’ last Super Rugby game against the Cheetahs in Port Elizabeth on Friday.
The Kings have not only provided plenty of on-field entertainment this season, but also proved a point by leading the way in terms of transformation, writes CRAIG LEWIS.