News

Super Rugby Reflections

With the Cell C Sharks participation in this year’s Vodacom Super Rugby Competition now over, it presents a good opportunity to reflect on the tournament and where to from here. A year ago at this time, the Cell C Sharks were watching the play-offs from the sidelines, having finished the pool stages in 11th position (out of 15 teams).  Last w…

Read More

Sharks Club XV squad announcement

Head coach Jeff Harper has announced his 2016 Sharks Club XV team to compete in the Amateur Provincial Tournament, which will take place in Kimberley from 22nd to 26th August 2016. Harper, the current head coach of Amanzimtoti, has selected the strongest possible combination of players from the available premier divisions clubs. The team includes…

Read More

Wellington Woes

The second Vodacom Super Rugby quarter-final of the weekend ended disappointingly for the Cell C Sharks who went down 41-0 to the Hurricanes in Wellington on Saturday morning. Tough and typically wet, cold and windy conditions greeted the Durbanites with the awful weather not helping to contribute to their fortunes as the home side used their lo…

Read More

Preview: The Cell C Sharks vs Hurricanes

The Cell C Sharks face the Hurricanes in Wellington on Saturday morning in their Vodacom Super Rugby quarter-final clash knowing that they've shown the potential to beat anyone this season. There have been outstanding performances, particularly against the New Zealand sides, and specially a mid-season victory over the Hurricanes when they were p…

Read More

It’s Knockout Time

The Cell C Sharks will take on the Hurricanes in Saturday’s Vodacom Super Rugby quarter-final clash at Westpac Stadium at 9.35am strengthened by the return of three previously injured players. Willie le Roux, Paul Jordaan and Jean-Luc du Preez have all been included in the run-on XV, having recovered from their respective ailments which have k…

Read More

Monde Hadebe

Durban, 20th July 2016:  Reacting to SAIDS findings, The Sharks CEO John Smit, said:  “We are saddened to hear the news about Monde Hadebe.  Monde is a man of integrity and a leader in his own right, who, over the years, has been a great ambassador for The Sharks. “Due to a reoccurring injury that hampered his rugby progress he took the d…

Read More

Finishing On a High

The Currie Cup Qualifiers reach the final round this weekend with the Cell C Sharks XV traveling down to George to take on hosts, the SWD Eagles at Outeniqua Stadium this Friday (7pm kick-off). After suffering a shock loss to the Valke last week, the visitors will be looking to end their campaign off on a high against a team with the same record…

Read More

Travelling Squad: Super Rugby Playoffs

Tuesday, 19 July 2016:  The Cell C Sharks Director of Rugby, Gary Gold, has named his 25-man squad, who will today depart for New Zealand to play the Hurricanes in Saturday’s Super Rugby quarter-final, at Westpac Stadium in Wellington. The players listed below will form part of the travelling squad: Forwards Backs Chiliboy Ralepe…

Read More