The Springboks start their End of year tour against Wales next Saturday, only two weeks after a brutal Currie Cup Final. With Wales being the current Six Nations champions, and the first match on the tour, I think this might very well be our toughest assignment. [...]
Reports are abound that Jake White has made his first signing for the Sharks on his first day as Director of Rugby. [...]
Frans Steyn will use his time at home to good effect, having minor surgery to his leg. [...]
A 32 man Springbok squad has been announced to tour Wales, Scotland and France during November, with a fair few surprises in the mix. Here are my personal high and low-lites. [...]
The Currie Cup expansion is back on the SARU table. [...]
Heyneke Meyer has included four uncapped players in his 32-man Springbok squad to tour the Northern Hemisphere, with Western Province players Scarra Ntubeni, Frans Malherbe and Louis Schreuder joining Sharks phenom Pieter-Steph du Toit on the plane. [...]
Our man Benedict runs the rule over the Boks’ year-end tour opposition. [...]
According to an article in several of the Afrikaans dailies, former Griffons utility back Hansie Graaff is set to stay in Durban for a further 6 months. [...]
News filtering in from all over the place this morning has each newspaper, website and blog claiming to have some inside information about the make-up of the Springbok squad to be announced this evening. Well, here are some of the headlines, recapped for you. [...]
Let me start by congratulating the Sharks on a superb game on Saturday evening, and say to the Western Province fans that you have my condolences, we were where you are today, a year ago. Anyway, onto something a bit more important. [...]
The Sharks was welcomed home yesterday by a healthy crowd at the King Shaka Airport, with the Currie Cup safely tucked under captain Keegan Daniel’s arm. [...]
The Sharks will be arriving at Kings Shaka International Airport at 11h45 later today, so for those of you in the area you have an opportunity to welcome the boys and the Currie Cup home.
The Sharks dominated a pulsating Currie Cup Final at Newlands yesterday pretty much form start to finish, to run out deserved 33-19 winners over a Western Province team that stumbled at the last hurdle after an otherwise impeccable season. [...]
The Sharks have won the Currie Cup by beating Western Province 33-19 at Newlands!
Here it is – the big one. 80 pulsating minutes at Newlamds with the Currie Cup trophy up for grabs. [...]