Experienced Southern Kings prop, Ross Geldenhuys, will lead the team when they take on the Emirates Lions in a Vodacom Super Rugby clash at Emirates Airline Park on Sunday, May 28. Kick-off will be at 14h30.
Fyhalf Lionel Cronje is fit to lead the Southern Kings against the Sharks at the Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium in Port Elizabeth on Saturday afternoon, after leaving the field against the Rebels a fortnight ago with a concussion.
The Southern Kings took a lot of flak back in 2016 when they returned to the Super Rugby playing field with an interesting jersey design from kit manufacturer BLK. The Kings revealed an abstract version of a beaded design symbolic to the Eastern Cape.
Close but no cigar is how it ended for the Southern Kings when they played the Sharks at Kings Park in Durban on Satuday evening, after Curwin Bosch kicked a long range penalty to deny the visitors their first win against a fellow South African franchise.