The Kings have a scrum but they fumble it at the back. Possession changes hands twice more before the hosts launch one last attack, but they lose the ball forward and the final whistle blows. A strong second half performance sees the Brumbies beat the Kings 19-10. Thanks for joining us.
The Kings find their way into the 22 but they concede possession for not releasing the ball.
The Kings win a penalty in midfield and find touch outside the Brumbies 22.
CONVERSION, HAWERA! 10-19.
TRY, BRUMBIES, BANKS! 10-17: The Brumbies turn it over but they lose it forward almost immediately. The Kings kick it away. The visitors attack out wide and a little kick through sees Tom Banks ground the ball just inside the field of play for a crucial try.
The Brumbies have possession in midfield. A stab kick through rolls into touch for a Kings lineout deep inside their 22.
CONVERSION, HAWERA! 10-12.
TRY, BRUMBIES, TOUA! 10-10: A kick through by the Brumbies after an interception sees Aidan Toua outsprint the opposition to fall onto the ball and score in the corner.
Another 5 metre scrum for the Kings who pick up from the back. Cronje kicks over the defence but the Brumbies handle it for a 22 metre drop.
From the scrum Schreuder goes left as the ref plays advantage. The hosts are stopped short a metre out before they go wide again. A long pass from Schreuder to Alshaun Bock doesn't work out and they are called back for the penalty.
The scrums collapses but the Kings win a penalty. They opt for another scrum.
Another handling error by the Brumbies gives possession to the Kings who attack through broken play. Lionel Cronje gives a little chip kick over the top but can't recollect it, however the Kings are awarded a scrum 5 metres out from the Brumbies line.
The Brumbies are on the attack by a little kick through is straight at Berton Klaasen. He goes to ground and the Kings win a penalty which Cronje kicks out for a lineout.
Possession changes hands frequently but now the Brumbies have the ball which they kick cross field to find touch for a Kings lineout.
Repeated penalties are conceded by the Kings. This time the Brumbies opt for touch. Hawera's takes play into the Kings 22.
Wharenui Hawera gets the second half underway.
The Brumbies have possession now and move into the Kings 22. They build 8 phases and Wharenui Hawera hits a half gap but his offload to Aidan Toua on his inside is knocked on which results in a turnover, From the ensuing ruck, the Kings kick the ball out for end the first half.
Rory Arnold looks to have scored for the Brumbies, but the pass from Sam Carter is deemed forward so the Kings will have a scrum 5 metres from their line.
Handling errors are costing both teams dearly as another knock on causes the Brumbies to concede possession.
The Brumbies have the ball and kick for touch inside the Kings 22 for a Kings lineout. Chrysander Botha makes the clearance kick.
The Kings have a lineout just inside the Brumbies half. Cronje kicks an up and under and the Brumbies take it cleanly, while the ref plays advantage for the visitors because there were Kings players ahead of the kicker. The Brumbies run it from the back and progress into the Kings 22 before a handling error kills their momentum.
Wharenui Hawera hooks his conversion attempt to the left.
TRY, BRUMBIES, MANN-REA! 10-5: Another 5 metre lineout for the Brumbies finally sees them go over as Josh Mann-rea emerges with the ball.
From the lineout the Brumbies take it at the front. They get a driving maul going but the Kings concede another penalty and this time Ross Geldenhuys is sent off.
The Brumbies have a 5 metre lineout in the Kings 22. They drive forward but the ref played a penalty advantage. They go for the line again.
The Brumbies build 8 phases in the Kings 22 before knocking the ball on, but the ref played advantage and they will come back for the penalty.
PENALTY, KINGS, CRONJE! 10-0.
The Brumbies attack through their forwards. A box kick is charged down and possession is turn over. Lionel Cronje tries to kick down field but his kick is also charged down but the ball was knocked down by the visitors.
The Brumbies are enjoying some possession in the Kings 22 but struggle to find the space to score. The Kings manage to turn it over and kick down field where they find touch on the halfway line.
Wharenui Hawera fails to add the conversion.
CONVERSION! 7-0: The conversion is automatically given for the penalty try.
Makazole Mapimpi almost scores in the corner after chasing his own kick down the line but the ball is knocked down by Tom Banks.
TRY, KINGS, PENALTY TRY! 5-0: A penalty try is given as the ref rules a try would probably have been scored had it not been for the knock down.
Tom Banks is also sent off for the deliberate knock down.
Lionel Cronje kicks off for the Kings.
Hallo and welcome to our live coverage of the Super Rugby match between the Kings and Brumbies at the Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium in Port Elizabeth.
Kings: 15 Chrysander Botha, 14 Alshaun Bock, 13 Berton Klaasen, 12 Luzuko Vulindlu, 11 Makazole Mapimpi, 10 Lionel Cronje (c), 9 Louis Schreuder, 8 Andisa Ntsila, 7 Tyler Paul, 6 Stefan Willemse, 5 Lubabalo Mtyanda, 4 Irne Herbst, 3 Ross Geldenhuys, 2 Martin Bezuidenhout, 1 Schalk van der Merwe
Replacements: 16 Kurt Haupt, 17 Chris Heiberg, 18 Dayan van der Westhuizen, 19 Mzwanele Zito, 20 Thembelani Bholi, 21 Johan Steyn, 22 Pieter-Steyn de Wet, 23 Nicolaas Hanekom
Brumbies: 15 Tom Banks, 14 Henry Speight, 13 Tevita Kuridrani, 12 Kyle Godwin, 11 Aidan Toua, 10 Wharenui Hawera, 9 Joe Powell, 8 Jordan Smiler, 7 Chris Alcock, 6 Scott Fardy, 5 Sam Carter (c), 4 Rory Arnold, 3 Allan Alaalatoa, 2 Josh Mann-rea, 1 Ben Alexander
Replacements: 16 Robbie Abel, 17 Nic Mayhew, 18 Leslie Leulua?iali?i-makin, 19 Blake Enever, 20 Jarrad Butler, 21 De Wet Roos, 22 Andrew Muirhead, 23 Andrew Smith
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