Royals returned with a draw from their game against Sisonke in King William’s Town.Sisonke won the toss and elected to bowl first.
Royals had a bad start with in-form batsmen Thando Nogilana out for three runs and Justin Kuyler with 11.
The team lost four wickets for 20 runs with the score progressing to 33 for six.
A partnership of 78 between Luzuko Ganca, who contributed 27, and Anathi Joe (38) added some respectability to the total as they were bowled out for 132 in 25 overs.
Royals dug deep, with Joe Spear heading the demolition squad with seven for 36 in his 10 overs and with Sisonke needing one run to win.
Kuyler took the ball and showed potential to take the wicket, securing a draw for the team.
Acting coach and team member Luzuko Gancha said: “The squad thanks the manager, Shane Brody, and team member Elton Jantjies for ensuring the game went smoothly.”