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Relief, But One More Challenge

Cell C Sharks Director of Rugby Gary Gold admitted after his team's victory over the Cheetahs that it was a season-defining result, particularly as they have now virtually booked their place in the knock-outs. They have one more hurdle this weekend when they host the Sunwolves at Growthpoint KINGS PARK on Friday evening, and four log points will…

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Cell C Sharks On Top

Needing a minimum of two log points to keep their hopes alive of going into the next round, they did more than that with a win that, in the final analysis, was about doing the right things in the right areas of the field, and not allowing the Cheetahs any sniff of ascendancy.   Despite making all the play in the early stages of the game,…

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This Is For Our Fans

There's everything to play for as the Cell C Sharks host the Cheetahs at Growthpoint KINGS PARK on Saturday evening (7.10pm kick-off) in their penultimate pool match of the Vodacom Super Ruby tournament. Cell C Sharks Director of Rugby Gary Gold has dedicated this weekend's clash to the fans who are behind the team through thick and thin, and fo…

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Important Weekend Looms

The Cell C Shark travel to Welkom to take on the Down Touch Griffons at HT Pelatona Projects Stadium in their Currie Cup Qualifying clash at 3pm on Saturday afternoon, looking to maintain winning ways. Fresh off a 26-23 victory over the Leopards in Durban last weekend, the Cell C Sharks XV will look to carry momentum into a challenging away clas…

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Keeping the Focus

The Cell C Sharks team remains relatively unchanged for their second last match of the Vodacom Super Rugby regular season before the looming knock-out stages arrive. Growthpoint KINGS PARK is the venue where the two teams, with vastly differing aims (to a degree) will compete. One for bragging rights, the other for a higher purpose. The Cheet…

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Overseas Move For Paul Jordaan and Kyle Cooper

Durban, 6th July 2016:  The Cell C Sharks confirm the departure of Kyle Cooper and Paul Jordaan at the conclusion of the 2016 Vodacom Super Rugby campaign. Having made his debut in 2010, Cooper who currently has a combined tally of 99 matches for The Sharks (Super Rugby & Currie Cup) will be joining the Newcastle Falcons, whilst the highly …

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Now for the Cheetahs

Having analysed the match against the Lions last weekend, the Cell C Sharks know that there are certain things they need to do better, particularly with the carrot that dangles so tantalisingly close. "We have high expectations of ourselves as a team and we set the bar high, so it was inexcusable how we performed against the Lions in that first …

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Injury Update

Durban, 4 July 2016:  With two pool fixtures remaining ahead of the qualifying rounds of the 2016 Super Rugby tournament, Dr Alan Kourie, The Sharks team doctor, has issued the following injury update. Name of Player Injury Andre Esterhuizen - Hamstring strain; - Out for approximately two weeks. Cobus Reinach - ACL injury (rig…

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