Welcome back, Sharksworld fans. It’s 2017 and things are slowly starting to pick up momentum here, even though I am personally far from ready to dive right back into the rat race! Anyway, you have to earn your daily bread somehow, I guess. [...]
It’s been a pretty turbulent couple of days for rugby fans in the fairest Cape, I’m sure, with the news coming out on Monday that the professional arm of WP Rugby has had to apply for liquidation. [...]
Seeing as the Sharks are not in action for the remainder of the year, we cannot let the site just run dry. So I will do my best to get daily news titbits up for your reading pleasure [...]
Most people will not agree with me, but I think Allister Coetzee is a good coach, he is one dimensional in his approach, but with the right players his approach wins games. Whether he is the right person for the Bok job is still a question, but he has certainly achieved enough to warrant his selection. [...]
It was the Robert du Preez on the field, rather than the one in the coaching box, that had the biggest impact on Saturday’s coastal derby at Newlands, with the young Western Province flyhalf delivering a masterful performance to consign his father’s Sharks side to a 34-27 defeat. [...]
Kick off at Newlands is at 17h10. [...]
Western Province is set to lose the services of fullback Jaco Taute to Munster. [...]
The Sharks have put their fans through another tame home ground capitulation, allowing Western Province to leave Kings Park with five Currie Cup log points in an embarrassing 27-37 defeat. [...]
This big coastal derby takes place at Kings Park today. [...]
DHL Western Province have made a late change to their starting lineup with Rob Du Preez being handed the number 10 jersey. [...]
DHL Western Province will be without captain Nizaam Carr when the face the Cell C Sharks in Durban on Saturday, scrumhalf Nic Groom will captain the side in his absence.
DHL Western Province coach John Dobson has named his first lineup for the Currie Cup opener in Kimberley on Friday. [...]
The Sharks under 21 side recorded a stunning 17-13 away win over their Western Province counterparts at City Park in Cape Town on Saturday, with a last-gasp try by the hosts consigning the under 19 side to defeat by the same margin. [...]
Springbok and Western Province have lost a great son, with the news that centre Tinus Linee lost his fight against motor neuron disease this morning. [...]
The Sharks have secured a 28-20 win over Western Province at Newlands, overturning an 11-20 deficit with a dominant second half display.