The boys are back

3 Mar 15 11:11 by Rob Otto (robdylan) | 55 Comments

Some good news for beleaguered Sharks fans; Saturday’s team to restore pride at Newlands should feature the return of up to four key Springboks. [...]

Looking in the mirror

3 Mar 15 10:34 by Rob Otto (robdylan) | 53 Comments

I was all set to spend this morning poring through the recording of Saturday’s Loftus debacle, to catalog the numerous errors made by the match officials during that game and build a case – or rather a stronger case – for the Sharks having been done in. [...]

Loftus player ratings

2 Mar 15 13:20 by Rob Otto (robdylan) | 100 Comments

This is a toughie, folks. The Sharks played pretty well in patches at Loftus – in fact, probably well enough to have won had they taken all their opportunities. [...]

Gold calls for consistency

2 Mar 15 10:46 by Rob Otto (robdylan) | 127 Comments

“That first Bulls try – and the TMO decision for the try that Odwa set up, were critical. They were game changers, in a much bigger sense than I think we can understand”. [...]

Deysel doubt for Sharks

2 Mar 15 10:18 by Rob Otto (robdylan) | 12 Comments

Sharks loose forward Jean Deysel looks set to miss out on this weekend’s crunch derby at Newlands, at the very least, after picking up an injury at Loftus last Saturday. [...]

What they had to say: Bulls vs Sharks Round 3

2 Mar 15 10:05 by Stephen Smith (StevieS) | 30 Comments

What a game! I know the Sharks lost, and the ref did make some dubious calls, but it was a no-holds-barred game with plenty of action and heart from both teams. [...]

Stormers survive highveld onslaught

1 Mar 15 11:15 by Clayton Saville (Clayton(PJLD)) | 21 Comments

The DHL Stormers secured their second away win of the tournament by edging the Lions 22 – 19. [...]

Bulls prevail in Loftus humdinger

28 Feb 15 18:59 by Rob Otto (robdylan) | 644 Comments

A last-second try from Jan Serfontein has cruelly denied the Sharks even a losing bonus point in a Loftus clash that went right down to the wire. The Bulls emerged with all the spoils in a 43-35 victory. [...]

Super Rugby 2015: Bulls (43) v Sharks (35) F/T

28 Feb 15 15:19 by Rob Otto (robdylan) | 294 Comments

Welcome to Loftus, where the Sharks look for a second win of the season – and the Bulls a first! [...]

Saturday matches

28 Feb 15 10:16 by Rob Otto (robdylan) | 270 Comments

Here you go – kick-off times and line-ups. [...]

JP, Frans to train from Monday

27 Feb 15 10:27 by Rob Otto (robdylan) | 20 Comments

The Sharks have confirmed that their two remaining Japan-based players, JP Pietersen and Frans Steyn, have both now returned to Durban. [...]

Friday action

27 Feb 15 07:45 by Rob Otto (robdylan) | 60 Comments

Here are your Super Rugby line-ups and kick off times for the day. [...]

Becoming somewhat predictaBULL

26 Feb 15 15:21 by Pierre McLeod (pierre_mackie) | 31 Comments

A predictable approach from the Sharks against the Bulls at Loftus on Saturday won’t help their cause in the early stages of the competition. At times over the last few seasons the Sharks have really played some brilliant rugby, stepping up to the occasion and when their backs were against the wall pulling together as a team and achieving the unexpected. [...]

Super Rugby 2015: Round 3

26 Feb 15 14:43 by Rob Otto (robdylan) | 56 Comments

The big derby at Loftus is the focus of our preview this week, while we’ll also take a stab at the results of the other games. [...]

Carr and Mbonambi start for the Stormers

26 Feb 15 13:27 by Clayton Saville (Clayton(PJLD)) | 10 Comments

The Stormers have made 2 changes to their match day squad to take on the Lions in Joburg on Saturday [...]