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Province Claim Derby Honours

The Cell C Sharks' unbeaten run came to an end when they went down 34-27 to Western Province at Newlands in Cape Town in a pulsating Currie Cup match on Saturday. The match, played in cloudy and cool conditions with a swirling wind, was hugely physical, intense and competitive, with both sides smashing each other, but Province taking better adva…

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Preview: The Cell C Sharks vs Western Province

Derby matches between these two teams never fail to ignite the emotions – for players and fans alike – and Saturday’s Currie Cup clash with Western Province is likely to produce the fireworks we’ve all come to expect from the rivalry whenever these sides meet. After losses to the Blue Bulls and Free State, Western Province broke their tw…

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Big Test for Juniors

There’s another full programme of top class rugby this weekend as all three Cell C Sharks sides taking on their Western Province counterparts at Newlands in Cape Town on Saturday. Western Province Under 19s host the Cell C Sharks Under 19s in the opening match of the day at noon in a round of fixtures that also features the Under 21s (2.15pm) …

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The Province Challenge

Following last week’s step up in the Currie Cup, the Cell C Sharks will look to maintain their unbeaten status this season when they visit Western Province at Newlands on Saturday (5.10pm kick-off). There is just one change to the team that defeated the Blue Bulls at Growthpoint KINGS PARK last weekend. The enforced change comes amongst the ba…

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When the Youngsters Shine

After four rounds – the halfway mark of the pool stages - of the Currie Cup competition, the Cell C Sharks find themselves comfortably perched at the top of the log thanks to a 100% success record. But the pressure will remain throughout, to maintain their form that has seen them win all four matches. Unfortunately, they will be without fly…

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Dale Chadwick Departs

Durban, 30th August 2016:  The Cell C Sharks announce the departure of loose-head prop Dale Chadwick, who will join French second division club, Narbonne, on a two-year contract. Dale, who recently achieved his 50th Currie Cup cap for the Cell C Sharks has amassed a total of 95 caps, across Super Rugby and Currie Cup, since making his debut bac…

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Injury Update

There were no injuries to report on from this weekend’s match. See below an update on the following players: Name of Player Injury Update Stephan Lewies Hamstring strain Will not be available for selection this week. Michael Claassens Knee ligament sprain Has returned to training. Dale Chadwick Minor hamstring stra…

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A Hugely Pleasing Result

Given the quality of the opposition, and what the Blue Bulls brought to this intense derby match, the Cell C Sharks 26-19 Currie Cup victory at Growthpoint KINGS PARK on Saturday evening deserves plenty of praise.They were made to work hard for the seven point victory, denying the visitors a win that at times looked possible, but for some oppor…

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Cell C Sharks Make it Four from Four

The Cell C Sharks remain unbeaten in this year's Currie Cup following a tense but gratifying 26-19 victory over the Blue Bulls at Growthpoint KINGS PARK on Saturday evening. On a warm, early spring evening, two sides hammered away at each other in an entertaining and exciting clash, to the biggest match of the Cell C Sharks' campaign. The gam…

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