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It’s all about Quality

Yes, your player quality is vital, but ultimately, what you do to prepare the players for a competition can be the difference between success and failure, and this is a thought paramount in the minds of the coaching staff. Not only identifying areas that need working on, but having the time to sort any issues out is, quite literally, a massive b…

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Training Squad Announcement

Thursday, 19th November 2015: The Cell C Sharks Director of Rugby, Gary Gold, has released the names of his provisional pre-season training squad. This current squad will be bolstered by the return of our Japanese based players, namely Marcell Coetzee, Willie le Roux, JP Pietersen, Jacques Potgieter and Renaldo Bothma, who will join the squad in J…

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Sharks Welcome Jeep to the Family

The Sharks (Pty) Ltd are delighted to announce our new and exciting partnership with Jeep (SA). The Sharks CEO, John Smit said, "We welcome Jeep to The Sharks family and we thank them for their investment in our brand. We look forward to a long and mutually beneficial partnership." "We are very excited to have an auto mobile supplier with the…

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World Champions in Durban

The Sharks are proud to confirm that we will be hosting the Rugby World Champions, The All Blacks, on October 8th 2016. Current Six Nations champions Ireland will play a three-test series against the Springboks in Cape Town, Johannesburg and Port Elizabeth in June 2016, the South African Rugby Union (SARU) announced on Friday. SARU also c…

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Sharks Sevens Teams

Good Luck To Both Our Mens And Ladies Sharks Sevens Teams. They Represent The Province At Mbombela Stadium In Nelspruit Today And Tomorrow At The Annual South African Rugby Union (Saru) Interprovincial Sevens Tournament Good Luck To Both Our Mens And Ladies Sharks Sevens Teams. They Represent The Province At Mbombela Stadium In Nelspruit Tod…

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Pre Season Tour Matches Confirmed

 The Cell C Sharks travel to France in February 2016, on a pre-season tour ahead of the start of their Super Rugby campaign. There are two games lined-up for the tour with a visit to Stade Mayol first up to take on two-time European champs Toulon on Friday, 5th February 2016.  The final match of the tour will be against Toulouse on Thurs…

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The Cell C Sharks Sign Chiliboy

We are happy to announce the signing of Springbok hooker, Chiliboy Ralepelle, who will join us from the new season. The year 2006 was a breakthrough year for the then 19 year-old Ralepelle, who made both his Super Rugby debut for the Bulls as well as his first appearance in the green and gold.  He went on to represent his country on 22 occasions…

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Fan Feedback

2015 Cell C Sharks Currie Cup Captain Marco Wentzel put it perfectly; “our supporters are the heartbeat of our team” As loyal supporters you make up the heart of the union- pulling us through tough times and celebrating with us during the highs. During the 2015 season social media came alive with comments and suggestions emphasising t…

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