SARU clarifies player rest agreement

18 Mar 15 10:32 by Rob Otto (robdylan) | 73 Comments

I’m sharing the following release from SARU’s Corporate Affairs department in its entirety:

Springbok player management during Vodacom Super Rugby […]


Pieter-Steph gets his miracle!

17 Mar 15 17:54 by Rob Otto (robdylan) | 83 Comments

Pieter-Steph du Toit will only be out of rugby for three months following his knee injury against the Cheetahs. […]


Momentum killer

17 Mar 15 10:00 by Rob Otto (robdylan) | 113 Comments

Put yourself in the shoes of a coach whose side has managed to record a good win – a vital win – after a string of bad results. […]


Pieter-Steph: an update

17 Mar 15 09:44 by Rob Otto (robdylan) | 10 Comments

Pieter-Steph du Toit will see a second specialist in Cape Town today after yesterday’s initial appointment didn’t go quite as badly as expected. […]


Ettas, S’bura return in ray of light for Sharks

16 Mar 15 15:33 by Rob Otto (robdylan) | 56 Comments

Sharks team doctor Alan Kourie has issued a medical update which makes grim reading, but also contains a smattering of good news. […]


Send your support to Pieter-Steph

16 Mar 15 12:54 by Rob Otto (robdylan) | 40 Comments

Fans, we’d like to collect messages of support for Pieter-Steph du Toit. […]


The challenges we face

16 Mar 15 11:56 by () | 40 Comments

I don’t know if you can call this an article but rather a bit of a rant. […]


If It ain’t broke, don’t fix it

16 Mar 15 10:56 by Clayton Saville (Clayton(PJLD)) | 15 Comments

Words so often thrown about but apparently not often enough around the Stormers management team. […]


What they had to say: Sharks vs Cheetahs, Round 5

16 Mar 15 10:21 by Stephen Smith (StevieS) | 27 Comments

What a fantastic reply by the Sharks. I was really chuffed with the way the boys bounced back from last week’s game, with the senior players really putting their hands up. Marco Wentzel was a dynamo when he came on for the injured Pieter-Steph. On that note, all the best to Pieter-Steph and I’m sure you’ll all join me in wishing him a speedy recovery. […]


Black Monday

16 Mar 15 10:05 by Rob Otto (robdylan) | 49 Comments

White the Sharks have yet to announce it officially, other media outlets have confirmed a sad story I heard on Saturday night; Sharks lock Pieter-Steph du Toit has again ruptured the anterior cruciate ligament in his left knee and will spend the rest of the 2015 season on the sidelines. […]


Sharks bounce back with Bloem bonus

14 Mar 15 18:52 by Rob Otto (robdylan) | 176 Comments

The Sharks have taken a bonus point from a 27-10 victory over the Cheetahs in Bloemfontein this evening. […]


Super Rugby 2015: Cheetahs (10) v Sharks (27) F/T

14 Mar 15 16:00 by Rob Otto (robdylan) | 181 Comments

The stakes don’t come any higher for the Sharks, staring down the barrel of a 1/5 record should they not manage to prevail today. […]


The intricacies of a scrumhalf

13 Mar 15 13:30 by Greg Kaos (gregkaos) | 32 Comments

This is an article that I’ve been meaning to put together for some time now but never could get it right. The current debate whether Kolbe should move to scrumhalf has finally given me a good enough reason to give it a shot. […]


Frans 2.0?

13 Mar 15 12:08 by Rob Otto (robdylan) | 27 Comments

While his comeback game last week may not have yielded the result any of us were looking for, newly-returned Sharks center Frans Steyn seems to be relishing the challenge of being part of the Sharks’ “attacking revival” this season. […]


Super Rugby 2015: Round 5

12 Mar 15 15:37 by Rob Otto (robdylan) | 187 Comments

It’s week five and the desperate Sharks are now even more desperate than the desperatest thing we can imagine. Or something like that. […]