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Sharks CEO Addresses Allegations Made

Brian van Zyl’s letter (Mercury, June 17) raises several important issues relating to The Sharks, which need to be addressed. Firstly, our financial position is stable. Player salaries have risen dramatically in recent years amid the talent drain to Europe and Japan. However, at The Sharks, we have managed our costs effectively and our shareho…

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Cell C Sharks XV side for Puma Clash

Cell C Sharks XV head coach Michael Horak has named a strong team to take on the Pumas this Saturday in Newcaslte. The Team will once again be captained by flanker Khaya Majola and features a number of players with Super Rugby and Currie Cup experience including a very experienced centre pairing. 15 Alrin Eksteen 14 Marcel Coetzee …

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First Game of the Year for U19s

The Cell C Sharks u19 team will compete in their first match of the season against U19 E.P Kings on Friday 17. Kick off is at 15:00 at Framesby Hoer Skool. Head coach Paul Anthony has named a strong team. 15. Mfundo Kevin Ndhlovu Replacements: 14. Ilunga Mukendi 16. Cornelis Johannes Taljaard 13. Migcobo Bovu 17. Jordan Peter El…

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Sharks Primary Schools Rugby

For the first time in history the Primary Schools KZNRU Craven week sides will be officially branded as the Sharks. The four sides will travel to their respective national tournaments as The Sharks and wear the official Sharks logo on their jerseys. Congratulations to all boys included in both the u12 and 13 teams. Sharks U12A 2016 Team …

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Touring Squad Named – World Club 10s

Next Monday, a Cell C Sharks Invitational squad will depart for Mauritius to participate at the World Club 10s tournament, taking place on the 18/19 June on the “paradise island”. A relatively young, yet talented, 16-man squad led by the experienced, Jean Deysel, have been drawn in Pool B alongside European Champions Saracens, Top 14 holders…

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Loftus Trip

A strong Cell C Sharks XV team has been named to travel to Pretoria for their Currie Cup Qualifying match against the Blue Bulls at Loftus Versfeld on Friday afternoon at 17h00. Although both teams have automatic qualification to the next round, there is much to play for in this match and players who require additional game time, ahead of the re…

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Accepting Applications – Sharks CEO

THE SHARKS (PTY) LTD CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER (CEO)  (Five Year Contract) The Sharks (Pty) Ltd seeks to appoint a dynamic, innovative and self-driven individual as Chief Executive Officer (CEO). Such an individual shall be responsible and report to the Board of Directors of The Sharks and will also serve as an Executive Director on the Board of …

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Important Challenge

A strong Cell C Sharks XV team has been named to travel to Port Elizabeth for their Currie Cup Qualifying match against the EP Kings at Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium on Friday evening (7pm kick-off). A number of players with Vodacom Super Rugby experience have been included in the matchday 22 by coach Michael Horak, players who have proved themselv…

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John Smit announces his resignation

John Smit, Chief Executive of The Sharks, has announced he will resign at the end of the 2016 season. Stephen Saad, Chairman of The Sharks Board of Directors, stated:  “John is recognised as one of the most successful and respected leaders in our country, and we are grateful for his contribution in guiding The Sharks through a period of trans…

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