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Preview: The Cell C Sharks vs Highlanders

The Cell C Sharks will be looking for an accurate, determined performance  in their Vodacom Super Rugby clash with the 2015 champions, the Highlanders, when the sides meet in Dunedin on Friday morning. But for a late try to the Blues, the Cell C Sharks could have won the match last week and they are aware of just how close they are to putting i…

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Big Test Ahead

The Cell C Sharks take on the reigning Vodacom Super Rugby champions – the Highlanders – in Dunedin on Friday in their second tour match knowing that they have a huge task on their hands. Despite the loss to the Blues last week, there was a huge improvement on the previous week and if that improvement continues, then Friday’s clash with th…

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Operation Highlanders

The Cell C Sharks have turned their attentions to the Highlanders, their Vodacom Super Rugby opponents on Friday morning (9.35am kick-off), as they hit the midway point of their New Zealand tour. There has been little rotation in team selection for the first seven matches of the tournament, but this week’s team named to play the Highlanders sh…

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Disappointment on Tour

The Cell C Sharks went down to the Blues 23-18 at Eden Park in Auckland in an opening tour match that was full of thrills, excitement, determined defence and courageous play. The Cell C Sharks were looking to extend their run of 10 straight victories over the Blues, but the home team managed to break the hoodoo with a late rally to come back fro…

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Ready to get fit The Sharks way?

Ready to get fit The Sharks way? Once again, The Sharks and Discovery have teamed up to bring you an exciting new outdoor fitness programme with a rugby flavour. Discovery SharkFit is a medically supervised, 12-week fitness programme, developed and run by members of The Sharks’ medical team. At Discovery SharkFit, we are committed to motiva…

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Preview: The Cell C Sharks vs Blues

The Cell C Sharks will be looking to get their three week New Zealand tour off to a winning start this Saturday morning (9.35am kick-off) when they take on the Blues in their round six Vodacom Super Rugby clash. The teams have had similar seasons to date, but both will go into this game with huge desire and determination to finish with a positiv…

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First Tour Challenge

The Cell C Sharks face a tough, yet exciting, challenge on their opening assignment of their Vodacom Super Rugby tour when they face the Blues in Auckland on Saturday morning. Getting the tour off to a good start is high up on the list of desires, and not only in terms of success but also in the performance they are able to deliver. For Cell …

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AWAY TO BORDER

After an opening round loss, to the Boland Cavaliers in the Currie Cup Qualifiers, the Cell C Sharks XV will be determined to get their campaign back on track with a better performance against Border, in East London, this Friday. Cell C Sharks XV Head Coach, Michael Horak will request a more clinical performance from his chargers, who are up aga…

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Focusing on the Challenges Ahead

Although the Cell C Sharks had to depart from Durban with a loss to the Lions, as good travellers and tourists – as they’ve proved over the years – they will put that behind them and look to produce the goods in New Zealand. Compartmentalising is the mental process of, simply put, stashing incidents and fears in a little box and using th…

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