Sharks announce French tour squad

29 Jan 16 14:08 by Rob Otto (robdylan) | 36 Comments

Patrick Lambie will lead an exciting Sharks squad on a two-match tour of France next week, with games against French sides Toulon and Toulouse sure to help with some pre-season “rust removal”. [...]

Would you give up a cup of coffee for Sharksworld?

29 Jan 16 12:45 by Rob Otto (robdylan) | 148 Comments

Friends, I have a dream and I need YOU to help me make it happen. [...]

French challenge awaits

29 Jan 16 08:31 by Pierre McLeod (pierre_mackie) | 35 Comments

The Cell C Sharks are set to face two of the best teams Europe has to offer when they travel to France on a pre-season tour ahead of the start of their Super Rugby campaign. [...]

Super Rugby warm up games

28 Jan 16 11:58 by Stephen Smith (StevieS) | 16 Comments

Hi Sharks fans. Well, kick-off time is fast approaching, and, as has become the norm, there will be a large amount of warm up games played in an attempt by the various franchises to hit the ground running. [...]

Rounds 10-12…. where selection gets interesting

28 Jan 16 10:00 by Rob Otto (robdylan) | 52 Comments

Let’s play armchair selector and try help the Sharks coaches out a little. [...]


27 Jan 16 08:00 by Rob Otto (robdylan) | 42 Comments

Are you looking for a mid-morning of fun and awesome family entertainment? [...]

The next Springbok 9 – the frontrunners

26 Jan 16 10:57 by Benedict Chanakira (bchanakira2) | 146 Comments

Fourie du Preez ended his playing career in Japan this past weekend. The end of an era, for some it came too late while some hoped he would play on. One of the greatest number 9’s to play the game. [...]

Kings trial for Jaco

26 Jan 16 10:46 by Rob Otto (robdylan) | 31 Comments

Sharks utility back Jaco van Tonder (another who has been told that he won’t feature for the team in Super Rugby this season) has been offered a trial run with the Kings. [...]

A former Shark is now all Rosy Red

25 Jan 16 08:38 by Stephen Smith (StevieS) | 22 Comments

Hi Sharks fans. Well, in a very interesting turn of events, Jack Wilson, he of the two or three Super Rugby cameos for the Sharks in 2015, has now been added to the England Squad for the upcoming Wellington 7’s. [...]

A dearth of experience at pivot?

25 Jan 16 08:32 by Rob Otto (robdylan) | 63 Comments

If you’re looking for an early indication of how the combined South African challenge in Super Rugby 2016 is likely to pan out, cast your eye over the flyhalf stocks boasted by the various local franchises. Surprisingly, it doesn’t make for particularly good reading. [...]

When duty calls

25 Jan 16 07:00 by Rob Otto (robdylan) | 22 Comments

I’ve been summoned to do my civic duty and attend jury service this week. [...]

Astle, Am secure Kings spots

22 Jan 16 17:36 by Rob Otto (robdylan) | 34 Comments

Sharks players JC Astle and Lukhanyo Am will both represent the Kings in Super Rugby this year, having secured loan agreements with the Eastern Cape franchise. [...]

Fab Five to return next week

22 Jan 16 10:40 by Rob Otto (robdylan) | 45 Comments

Here’s a little good news (even if not exactly unexpected)…. the five Japanese-based Sharks Super Rugby players are due to return to South Africa next week, on completion of the revised Japanese season. [...]

Bonus point change for Super Rugby

21 Jan 16 09:59 by Rob Otto (robdylan) | 60 Comments

Here’s an interesting one that should add a fair bit of spice to Super Rugby in 2016…. simply scoring four tries in a match is no longer enough to secure that all-important fifth log point. [...]

Welcome back Stephan!

20 Jan 16 10:34 by Rob Otto (robdylan) | 86 Comments

In some truly great news, it looks as though sharks and Bok lock Stephan Lewies is finally over his awful knee injury and is now training flat-out with the rest of the Super Rugby squad. [...]