Pitching Up

Although the Cell C Sharks went down to DHL Western Province in the pool match back in September, they won’t be reading too much into that result as they prepare for the 2018 Currie Cup Final. That match in Cape Town saw Western Province putting on 50 points in the Currie Cup pool match, but this is a different occasion altogether, explains Ce…

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The Time is Now

Knock-out time is here and once again the Cell C Sharks find ourselves in the Currie Cup semi-finals, with the honour of hosting the Xerox Golden Lions at JONSSON KINGS PARK on Saturday at 2.30pm. The Cell C Sharks will go into this match with continuity in team selection, although head coach Robert du Preez admitted that there were some nice se…

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Continuity for the Cell C Sharks

The 126th anniversary of the first staging of the Currie Cup competition winds towards a climax as four teams go head to head in this year’s semi-finals, with the Cell C Sharks hosting the Xerox Golden Lions at JONSSON KINGS PARK on Saturday. After finishing second on the overall log, the Cell C Sharks earned the honour of a home semi-final wh…

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Knock-out Time

The Cell C Sharks Under 19s will host their Western Province counterparts in the SA Under 19 Championship semi-final at JONSSON KINGS PARK on Saturday looking to maintain their unbeaten ways. This team has performed consistently and successfully all season and the reward for finishing top, undefeated through 12 rounds of the pool stages, is a ho…

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Call for Action

The Cell C Sharks will mount one last fight before the semis, in the battle for Currie Cup honours when we travel to Tafel Lager Park in Kimberley on Saturday for a 3pm showdown with Griquas. Head coach Robert du Preez has made a number of changes to the team that played Western Province two weeks’ ago, with a new captain in scrumhalf Louis Sc…

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Qualification Time

With one round of the SA Under 19 Championship remaining, the Cell C Shark Under 19s have already wrapped up top spot that secures a home semi-final, while the Under 21s will look to secure their own place in the qualifiers. The result of the Under 19s match against the Golden Lions is purely academic as the Blue Bulls, in second place, are eigh…

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Sharks Welcome Back Stars

The Cell C Sharks side will be bolstered this weekend by the inclusion of two Springbok front rankers for our Currie Cup clash with the Xerox Golden Lions at JONSSON KINGS PARK this Saturday. The return to action of Thomas du Toit and Coenie Oosthuizen (the latter off the bench) should play some part in calming an exciting and excitable young si…

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Tough Battle Lies Ahead

The Cell C Sharks Under 19 and Under 21 teams will be looking for a strong showing in their respective SA Rugby junior Championship matches against their Western Province counterparts in Cape Town on Saturday. The Under 19s will look to continue their winning form that has seen them remain unbeaten in their nine matches to date. One more win fro…

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Consistency for Juniors

The Cell C Sharks Under 19 and Under 21 teams have remained largely unchanged for their respective SA Rugby junior Championship matches against their Blue Bulls counterparts at JONSSON KINGS PARK KP2 on Saturday. Head coach of the Cell C Sharks Under 19s Sean Everitt has made one change to his side, Dre Engelbrecht has been forced out of action …

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