Hey everyone. I arrived back home late yesterday after my sudden trip to the States and as I’m sure you can all understand, my first and most pressing priority (after giving my family some much -needed attention) was to try and catch up on sleep! [...]

### Posts tagged with: Statistics

# Well, I’m back!

# Sharks v Lions: by the numbers

Herewith the statistics from the Sharks’ Ellis Park win over the Lions [...]

# Sharks v Cheetahs: by the numbers

They say there are lies, damn lies and statistics. Have a look at the below and see if you can glean a 50-pointer for the Sharks from the below numbers. [...]

# Better discipline the key

While most Sharks fans – still in shock after an unexpected loss against Griquas on Friday – are battling to take any positives from the game, the match statistics point to a somewhat different picture. In the final analysis, but for a few areas, the Sharks probably will feel they really should have won this contest. [...]

# Sharks v Kings – by the numbers

Let’s look at a few of the statistics to come out of the drab win over the Kings, courtesy of www.rugbystats.com.au. [...]

# Sharks v Stormers – by the numbers

Let’s look at a few of the statistics to come out of the weekend win over the Stormers, courtesy of www.rugbystats.com.au. [...]

# Sharks v Cheetahs – by the numbers

Let’s look at a few of the statistics to come out of the weekend win over the Cheetahs, courtesy of **www.rugbystats.com.au**. [...]

# Finals experience boost for Sharks

Much has been said about supposed “gulf in class” between the respective Sharks and Western Province teams named to do battle in Saturday’s Currie Cup Final, with the Sharks described in various glowing terms, including “Bok-laden”. I’m not completely sure I buy that, thought. [...]

# Sharks v Lions – by the numbers

Let’s have a look at the match statistics coming out of the Sharks’ narrow weekend loss against the Lions. These numbers, as always, courtesy of Verusco. [...]

# Sharks v Cheetahs: by the numbers

Let’s have a look at the match statistics from the Sharks’ Currie Cup triumph over the Cheetahs this weekend, courtesy of our friends at Verusco. [...]

# Boks v Argentina: by the numbers

Let’s have a look at the player statistics for the Boks’ opening Rugby Championship match, courtesy of Verusco. [...]

# The Sharks: Super Rugby 2012 by the numbers

Let’s have one final look at the 2012 Super Rugby campaign, by looking at the aggregate statistics for the entire campaign. These numbers, as always, are based on Verusco’s week-by-week match analyses. [...]

# Sharks v WP: by the numbers

Let’s have a look at the match statistics coming out of the Sharks’ first Currie Cup match of the season, a 25-23 win over Western Province at Newlands. [...]

# A closer look at the Currie Cup squad

Let’s have a bit of a closer look at the 28-man squad named to do battle for the Sharks in this year’s Currie Cup competition. [...]

# 99 not out for Bismarck

For one Shark in particular, tomorrow’s semi-final takes on extra-special significance, with a significant milestone next week giving him even more motivation to come through with a victory at Newlands. Not, it must be said, that it’s generally possible for Bismarck du Plessis to be more motivated… [...]