Two players who are intimately familiar with the Sharks setup will face off against them in Nelspruit this weekend, as Steval Pumas coach Jimmy Stonehouse has named a rejigged backline for the clash. [...]
Other SA Teams
GWK Griquas coach Hawies Fourie has named an unchanged starting lineup this week, as his embattled team looks to use their home fixture against the Cheetahs to finally jump start their campaign with that elusive first win. [...]
Currie Cup time at Mbombela Stadium. [...]
Jimmy Stonehouse, whose Steval Pumas team “lost against themselves” in Durban last weekend, will have new opposition this week, with the coach making several changes to his selection to face GWK Griquas in Nelspruit. [...]
Ikey Tigers flyhalf Dean Grant will be on debut for GWK Griquas this weekend, with coach Hawies Fourie entrusting the new man with the vital number 10 jersey for the round three match against the Steval Pumas in Nelspruit. [...]
Rory Duncan the Currie Cup head coach of the Free State Cheetahs have made a number of changes to his side that lost to the Pumas in their opening game. [...]
Steval Pumas coach Jimmy Stonehouse has named a strong lineup for his side’s return to the Currie Cup Premier Division. The Pumas won the right to play in the top tier of the competition by beating Griquas in a promotion series last year and will face the Cheetahs in their opener on Saturday. [...]
Griquas coach Hawies Fourie has named his 22 for Saturday’s Currie Cup opener against the Sharks in Kimberley. Former Sharks junior tighthead Nikolaas “Maks” van Dyk will be in the starting line-up. [...]
There were a few surprises when the new contracted Boks for 2014 were announced yesterday. I, for one, am stoked for the two Sharks lads who have been included, even if it might be somewhat surprising to a lot of people, due to different reasons!
Pumas matchwinner Carl Bezuidenhout is on his way to join former Kings mentor Alan Solomons at Scottish club Edinburgh until the end of the European season.
The Currie Cup expansion is back on the SARU table. [...]
Outgoing Griquas coach Pote Human has given his regular starters the week off in naming a completely new side for the match against the Lions at Ellis Park this weekend. [...]
The Kings and Pumas’ dream of both playing in the Currie Cup next year, guaranteed without the need of a promotion / relegation match, is still a possibility. [...]
This weekend sees the final of the ABSA Currie Cup 1st Division, as the Pumas hosts the EP Kings at the Mbombela Stadium in Nelspruit. The Pumas eased through the season as they topped the log with an unbeaten record and qualifies for a promotion / relegation against the bottom finisher of the Premier Division. [...]
You know, we Sharks fans grumble a lot about the fact that Pieter-Steph du Toit hasn’t been released for Currie Cup action this weekend, but spare a thought for poor old Griquas, who’ve been forced to fly in yet another emergency loan player to prop at three for them this weekend, while Lourens Adriaanse watches his umpteenth test match of the year from the stands. [...]