Cell C Sharks Go Down Fighting

It was a brave effort from The Cell C Sharks at the death of an exciting Vodacom Super Rugby first round clash, but ultimately the Lions clung on for a 26-19 victory at Emirates Airline Park on Saturday. We were dealt a late blow as Keegan Daniel, named to play at eighthman, was unwell and ruled out of the game, but was ably replaced by Dan du P…

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Catch the Game Live

The Cell C Sharks are delighted to announce that our warm-up match against Racing 92 will be streamed live on the Sharks Facebook Page at 10h00 (SA Time) on Saturday 3rd February, when the teams meet in the Natixis Cup Challenge at the Aberdeen Sports Ground, in Hong Kong. There have been numerous queries from fans who are eager to watch their team…

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Welcome 2018

The Cell C Sharks have returned to the training pitch last week, following the Christmas break as they prepare for Vodacom Super Rugby 2018 in earnest, having put in the hard yards after the conclusion of the 2017 rugby season. “We had a four week pre-season, before the break, and it proved to be a great four weeks,” head coach Robert du Pre…

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Big Weekend for Juniors

The SA Rugby U19 and Under 21 Championship moves to Bloemfontein this weekend when the junior teams of the Free State Cheetahs and Cell C Sharks meet at Xerox Shimla Park in week five action. Perennial stars at junior level, the Free State Under 21s have suffered three losses in their four matches to date and currently occupy second last position …

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Vodacom Super Rugby 2018

Next year’s draw for the Vodacom Super Rugby tournament has been released and the tournament kicks-off in mid-February with a new format and three fewer teams but more pool games for each side as the competition reverts back to 15 teams. The Cell C Sharks campaign opener is a trip to Emirates Airline Park to take on the Emirates Lions in the s…

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Big Test Ahead

Week three action in the SA Rugby U21 Championship sees the Cell C Sharks Under 21s traveling to Pretoria to take on their Blue Bulls counterparts at Loftus Versfeld 'B' Field this Friday at 3pm. Both sides are unbeaten with maximum log points, although the Bulls have played three games to our two, and currently sit top of the log with 15 points…

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Digging Deep

The Cell C Sharks made it a one-two double when we were forced to dig deep in our return leg Currie Cup clash with the Pumas at Mbombela Stadium in Nelspruit, to run out narrow victors. The Pumas were full value for money and have scalped the likes of the Blue Bulls (51-15), Griquas (27-21) and the Lions (43-26) already this season, and so nearl…

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Aiming High

The Cell Sharks Under 21s are back in action in the SA Rugby U21 Championship, looking to continue where they left off last week when they host the Leopards Under 21s on KP2 at Growthpoint KINGS PARK. “We got off to a good start in the competition, beating EP 54-7 last week, and we’re at home this Friday afternoon (2pm),” explains head coa…

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Cell C Sharks U/21 Season Commences

The SA Rugby U21 Championship commences for the Cell C Sharks Under 21 this weekend against Eastern Province when the age group teams meet at Despatch Rugby Club this Saturday at 3pm. Head Coach Paul Anthony has worked with a number of the players at both age group level as well as the SuperSport Rugby Challenge and will be looking for continuit…

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