Top of the Table Clash

It’s team one on the log hosting team two as Western Province and the Cell C Sharks go head-to-head at Newlands Stadium in our penultimate Currie Cup clash of the pool stages on Saturday. Both teams are unbeaten and have accrued maximum log points from four previous fixtures heading into this huge coastal derby. The winner of this match is lik…

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The Thrill of Victory

Cell C Sharks head coach Robert du Preez was thrilled with his team’s effort in our 37-21 Currie Cup defeat of the Xerox Golden Lions to earn a fourth successive bonus point victory that keeps us in contention for a home semi-final. Although he pointed out that it was a game of two halves, ultimately the team did what was necessary to ensure v…

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Constantly Learning

Aphelele Fassi might still be new to many Cell C Sharks rugby fans, but if his early form in the Currie Cup (and the warm-up match against Bordeaux Begles) is anything to go by, he’s destined to become a household name. “It’s been a great year for me so far, but one thing I keep telling myself is that I need to keep learning,” he explain…

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Returning to Action

The Cell C Sharks return from our bye with a fresh sense of purpose and understanding of what is required during the second half of the shortened version of the Currie Cup, when the take on the Xerox Golden Lions on Saturday at JONSSON KINGS PARK. A 100% success rate in our opening three games to date has set us up nicely for a top four finish, …

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