Cheetahs sign 2.09m beanpole from Lions

2018-01-18 14:35

The Cheetahs have announced the signing of giant lock JP du Preez from the Lions.


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Venter scoops top Cheetahs award

2018-01-18 10:24

Cheetahs captain Francois Venter was named Player of the Year at the union’s annual awards ceremony.


Flyhalf concern for battling Kings

2018-01-15 23:02

The Southern Kings have suffered a blow with the news that flyhalf Oliver Zono has injured his knee.


Kings gear up for first PRO14 SA derby

2018-01-11 16:16

Southern Kings head coach Deon Davids named his team to take on the Cheetahs at the Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium in the PRO14.


Cheetahs address yellow card issue

2018-01-16 14:05

Cheetahs captain Torsten van Jaarsveld has called for better decision making from his players after a string of yellow cards.


Cheetahs claim the honours in PRO14 derby

2018-01-13 18:55

The Cheetahs claimed bragging rights over the Southern Kings by winning the first ever South African PRO14 derby.


Injury worries for Cheetahs ahead of Kings

2018-01-10 10:51

The Cheetahs have injury worries ahead of their PRO14 clash against the Kings with centres Francois Venter and William Small-Smith both out.


Billionaire pays Kings a visit

2018-01-16 08:21

EP Rugby Union president Andre Rademan has shed more light on Stade Francais owner Hans-Peter Wild’s visit to Port Elizabeth.


Cheetahs name team for Kings derby

2018-01-12 14:28

Cheetahs coach Rory Duncan has announced his team to take on the Southern Kings in a PRO14 encounter in Port Elizabeth.


13-man Cheetahs pay the price in Italy

2018-01-06 17:05

The Cheetahs conceded two tries while they were reduced to 13 men as they lost to Benetton Treviso.

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Edinburgh destroy woeful Kings

2018-01-06 00:36

The Southern Kings suffered an 11th successive defeat in their maiden PRO14 season as they slumped to a loss against Edinburgh.


Kings name team for Edinburgh clash

2018-01-04 19:15

The Southern Kings team to face Edinburgh at Myreside has been named by head coach, Deon Davids.


Kings all set for Edinburgh trip

2018-01-01 16:50

After a few weeks break from the rigours of competitive PRO14 action, the Southern Kings have named their squad for their trip to Edinburgh.


Cheetahs adapting to summer and winter rugby

2017-12-19 07:26

Their 'pre-season' break is shorter than normal, but the Cheetahs are eager to impress when they resume their PRO14 campaign early in 2018.


PRO14: an exciting challenge

2017-12-03 09:05

SA Rugby’s “northern exposure” experiment of accommodating the Cheetahs and the Southern Kings in the PRO14 competition in Europe has produced a mixed bag of results.


Edinburgh extend Kings' winless streak in PE

2017-12-01 21:08

The Southern Kings remain winless in the PRO14 competition as they went down to Edinburgh at the Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium in Port Elizabeth.


Stormers scrumhalf on loan to Scarlets

2017-11-30 17:12

Scarlets have signed scrumhalf Herschel Jantjies on a short-term loan for their PRO14 clash against Cheetahs in Bloemfontein.


Triple Bok PRO14 boost for Cheetahs

2018-01-05 18:36

Springboks Francois Venter, Uzair Cassiem and Oupa Mohoje will all start for the Cheetahs in Saturday's PRO14 clash against Benetton Treviso in Italy.


Van Graan delighted with Ferreira signing

2017-12-15 14:34

Munster coach Johann van Graan has welcomed the appointed of JP Ferreira as defence coach.


Barry brace sees Cheetahs down PRO14 champs

2017-12-02 21:20

The Cheetahs have beaten defending PRO14 champions Scarlets in an encounter played in Bloemfontein.


Craig Barry to wing it for Cheetahs

2017-12-01 14:30

Cheetahs coach Rory Duncan has named his team to take on Welsh side Scarlets in a PRO14 encounter in Bloemfontein.


Brave Kings pipped at the post yet again

2017-11-26 16:50

It was a case of so close yet so far for the Kings as they lost to the defending PRO14 champions, Scarlets in a pulsating encounter.



2018-01-07 08:30

Dates, fixtures, results and match reports for the latest round of the inaugural PRO14 tournament.

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Mapimpi set for Cheetahs farewell

2018-01-03 08:44

Makazole Mapimpi is likely to play his last game for the Cheetahs on January 20 before joining the Sharks for Super Rugby.


Kings set to host games in George, East London

2017-12-21 10:51

The Southern Kings look set to play two of their PRO14 home matches in East London and George.


Scarlets coach has high regard for Cheetahs

2017-12-07 08:27

Scarlets coach Wayne Pivac believes the Cheetahs are a good bet to reach the PRO14 playoffs.


WRAP: PRO14 - Week 10

2017-12-03 06:00

Dates, fixtures, results and match reports for Round 10 of the inaugural PRO14 tournament.


Coleman returns at 10 for Kings

2017-11-30 18:01

Southern Kings head coach Deon Davids named his team to take on Edinburgh in a PRO14 encounter at the Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium.


Cheetahs overcome spirited Edinburgh

2017-11-24 21:24

The Cheetahs have beaten Edinburgh in a PRO14 match, running out comfortable winners in Bloemfontein after overcoming a spirited fightback from the visitors.


Saturday, 20 January 2018
Cheetahs v Kings, Toyota Stadium 17:00
Friday, 09 February 2018
Ulster v Kings, Kingspan Stadium 21:35
Edinburgh v Leinster, Myreside 21:35
Newport Gwent Dragons v Glasgow Warriors, Rodney Parade 21:35
Connacht v Ospreys, Sportsground 21:35
Saturday, 10 February 2018
Cardiff Blues v Cheetahs, Cardiff Arms Park 21:35
Munster v Zebre, Thomond Park 21:35
Sunday, 11 February 2018
Benetton v Scarlets, Stadio Comunale di Monigo 15:05
Friday, 16 February 2018
Ospreys v Kings, Liberty Stadium 02:00
Ulster v Edinburgh, Kingspan Stadium 21:35
Glasgow Warriors v Cheetahs, Scotstoun Stadium 21:35
Connacht v Zebre, Sportsground 21:35
Saturday, 17 February 2018
Leinster v Scarlets, RDS Arena 17:15
Cardiff Blues v Munster, Cardiff Arms Park 19:30
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