Preview: DHL Stormers vs Cell C Sharks

The Cell C Sharks take on the DHL Stormers in Cape Town on Saturday in the final round of the pool stages of Vodacom Super Rugby 2019, knowing that our fate in the competition rests on the result of this match. In fact, the same could be said of the Stormers as well as numerous other sides who will not only be relying on their own performances, …

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Last Big Push

The Cell C Sharks have everything to play for as we approach the Vodacom Super Rugby qualifying rounds with everything riding on the outcome of the final pool match against the DHL Stormers in Cape Town. The congestion on the South African Conference log means that going down to the final game of the weekend, the permutations are numerous. With …

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Injury Update

The Cell C Sharks returned from Argentina on Monday afternoon and team doctor Gerhard Coetzer has released the following injury update. The good news for the Cell C Sharks is that Beast Mtawarira and Cameron Wright who did not make the trip to Argentina, due to injury, are back at training and available for selection this week. Curwin Bosch h…

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Buenos Aires Agony

The Jaguares put in a strong performance in Buenos Aires for the final Vodacom Super Rugby match of the weekend to see off the Cell C Sharks 34-7 to secure their place at the top of the South African Conference. It took two minutes for the opening score of the game, the Jaguares producing a speedy attack down the touchline to score an early try …

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Preview: Jaguares vs Cell C Sharks

The Cell C Sharks take on the Jaguares in a second round, return leg Vodacom Super Rugby derby clash at the Jose Amalfitani Stadium in Buenos Aires on Saturday evening knowing what they need to do.   With one pool match - against the DHLStormers – remaining after this one, also away from home, the Cell C Sharks hold our destiny in our …

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Getting Up for the Challenge

The Cell C Sharks team named to take on the Jaguares in Saturday’s Vodacom Super Rugby return leg match will have studied their opponent’s recent form with great care, acknowledging just how big a challenge lies in wait. Daniel du Preez who achieved the milestone of 50 caps against the Hurricanes last week admits that, “It’s been a huge …

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Touring Squad

The Cell C Sharks leave for Argentina today to take on the Jaguares in our penultimate pool match of the 2019 Vodacom Super Rugby campaign. Saturday’s match is the second last of the pool stages, followed by a successive away game – to the DHL Stormers in Cape Town – before the start of the knock-out rounds. With the congestion in the S…

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Sharks Go Down Fighting

The Cell C Sharks hosted the Hurricanes in our final home game of the Vodacom Super Rugby pool stages but the match ended in disappointment as the visitors secured a 30-17 victory. The Hurricanes trailed almost every statistic, but managed, when it counted, to close off opportunities as the game ebbed and flowed. Despite having barely a sniff…

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Preview: Cell C Sharks vs Hurricanes

The Cell C Sharks take on the Hurricanes in our final pool match at JONSSON KINGS PARK on Saturday in what should be and incredibly tense and physical Vodacom Super Rugby match. Last week’s victory over the Lions would have added to the confidence that built up on tour and what a statement it would be for the Cell C Sharks to inflict defeat on a…

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