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CELL C SHARKS COACHING NEWS

Durban, 17th November 2017: In 2017, the introduction of Robert du Preez as the Cell C Sharks Head Coach coincided with the assembling of a young talented squad, which paved the way for a new era at the Cell C Sharks. A three-year plan was structured and implemented to take us forward and reclaim our winning ways. In year one, there was sufficie…

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OFFICIAL RESPONSE TO THE SUNDAY TIMES ARTICLE

In response to a disappointing article that appeared in the Sunday Times yesterday titled: Coach Row at Sharks, we believe it is important to advise the public of the facts that were presented to the newspaper in response to their allegations, which they chose to publish only parts of, in order to sensationalize a story that has no merit. The Sh…

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WEDNESDAY COLUMN CLUB RUGBY

As the final curtain dropped on the 2017 for Go Nutz College Rovers it was perhaps a bridge to far after putting a great quarter final performance together to beat Tygerberg 27-23 in Cape Town, which was followed up with a brave 31-28 win over Quins Bobbies RFC in Pretoria.. For Rovers it was one of their greatest character building journeys in …

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Reflections

The Cell C Sharks loss in the Currie Cup final at Growthpoint KINGS PARK should not define the team, but instead we should be looking at the many highs, accomplishments and developments made over the course of the season. Reflecting on the match, Cell C Sharks head coach Robert du Preez described the game as one of two halves. We had led from s…

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Disappointing End

A season that promised so much sadly ended in disappointment when Western Province defeated the Cell C Sharks 33-21 in the 2017 Currie Cup Final at Growthpoint KINGS PARK on Saturday. The first half offered the opportunity to see out the season in style, one that should have ended in the glory promised in a fruitful campaign that saw us finish t…

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Currie Cup Final Preview

The best course of action leading into Saturday’s Currie Cup Final against Western Province at Growthpoint KINGS PARK would be to adopt the attitude of changing nothing. Continuity is vital and in that respect, only one change to the starting line-up is perfect. So too is the importance of continuing where the team has delivered during the cou…

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Currie Cup Final Time

The Cell C Sharks side to take on DHL Western Province in Saturday’s Currie Cup Final at Growthpoint KINGS PARK remains relatively unchanged as head coach Robert du Preez rewards last week’s victorious team. The forwards remain unchanged from last week’s semi-final and there is just one enforced change amongst the backline, Sbu Nkosi is ou…

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