Shaun Sowerby joins EP Kings

1 Apr 14 09:26 by Pierre McLeod (pierre_mackie) | 21 Comments

Former Springbok and Sharks captain, Shaun Sowerby, became the newest member of the EP Kings’ coaching staff ahead of their entry into the Currie Cup Premier Division. [...]

Jake turns to van den Berg – April Fools!

1 Apr 14 09:16 by Rob Otto (robdylan) | 57 Comments

Sharksworld has reliably learned that Cell C Sharks Director of Rugby Jake White has successfully lured Bok lock Albert van den Berg out of retirement to provide cover at lock in this year’s Super Rugby competition. [...]

Western Province appoints new Director

31 Mar 14 15:52 by Rob Otto (robdylan) | 10 Comments

Former Springbok assistant coach Gert Smal has been appointed the new Director of Rugby of the Western Province Rugby Union. [...]

Varsity Shield Final: CUT Ixias v UKZN Impi

31 Mar 14 14:18 by Rob Otto (robdylan) | 134 Comments

The day has finally dawned – a KZN side has a realistic shot at Varsity Cup promotion! [...]

Sharks XV continue unbeaten run

31 Mar 14 14:05 by Rob Otto (robdylan) | 3 Comments

Deon Kayser’s Cell C Sharks XV recorded a convincing 27-10 win over the second-placed SWD Eagles on Saturday to remain at the top of the Vodacom Cup South Section log. [...]

And the try goes to…. Marcell Coetzee!

31 Mar 14 11:52 by Rob Otto (robdylan) | 5 Comments

After some enjoyable morning banter (not to mention plenty of painstaking analysis of very poor video footage) we are in agreement. The Sharks’ first try on Saturday was scored by none other than Marcell Coetzee! [...]

Herbst pens Ulster deal

31 Mar 14 11:00 by Rob Otto (robdylan) | 25 Comments

The Sharks confirmed on Friday that tighthead prop Wiehahn Herbst will leave Durban at the end of the current Super Rugby season. [...]

Sharks player ratings v Waratahs

31 Mar 14 10:40 by Rob Otto (robdylan) | 40 Comments

Bit of a tricky game to rate, this, as again the Sharks scored a big victory over a top side without ever really clicking on attack. [...]

Claytie, jou lekker ding!

31 Mar 14 09:38 by Rob Otto (robdylan) | 20 Comments

What a kak birthday present a winless tour is… [...]

No ban for Frans

31 Mar 14 09:15 by Rob Otto (robdylan) | 23 Comments

SANZAR’s judicial process has run its course for Sharks center Frans Steyn, with Judicial Officer Jannie Lubbe issuing an off-field yellow card against the player for a dangerous tackle during Saturday’s victory over the Waratahs. [...]

Frans Steyn cited

30 Mar 14 12:12 by Rob Otto (robdylan) | 28 Comments

In a rather bittersweet addendum to yesterday’s good win over the Waratahs, SANZAR have revealed that Sharks centre Frans Steyn has been cited for a dangerous tackle on opposite number Kurtley Beale. [...]

Sharks send dirty Tahs packing

29 Mar 14 19:20 by Rob Otto (robdylan) | 77 Comments

Fred Zeilinga and the Sharks have made the Waratahs pay for an ill-disciplined performance in Durban tonight, with the young flyhalf kicking 19 points in a big 32-10 win for the home side. [...]

Vodacom Super Rugby: Cell C Sharks (32) v Waratahs (10) F/T

29 Mar 14 16:00 by Rob Otto (robdylan) | 105 Comments

It’s a must-win game for Jake White’s Sharks, who have been rocked by injuries this week. [...]

Vodacom Super Rugby: Vodacom Bulls (34) v Chiefs (34)* F/T

29 Mar 14 14:00 by Rob Otto (robdylan) | 29 Comments

Today’s early game is at Loftus, where the Bulls will look to extend a 3-game winning run at home. [...]

Vodacom Super Rugby: Reds (22) v DHL Stormers (17) F/T

29 Mar 14 09:40 by Rob Otto (robdylan) | 25 Comments

Oh dear, Toetie… you really need a win on tour, mate! Will this be the one? [...]