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Pre-Season Friendly – French Tour

“This weekend’s game is a nice opportunity to test ourselves and see how far we’ve come, with what’s been quite a lengthy pre-season. We’ve selected a strong side against what should be a good Toulon team. “It’s a great opportunity for youngsters such as Jean-Luc and Daniel du Preez to get their first start in the Super Rugby squad…

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The Sharks Institute

The Sharks have launched The Sharks Institute which is a home away from home for junior contracted players and an opportunity to provide them with world class accommodation in a professional environment. Investing in the youth and giving them the tools to reach their potential and develop into world class athletes is what The Sharks endeavour to…

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Super Rugby Rule Changes Confirmed

Cape Town - Super Rugby will be implementing a new bonus point system in 2016 and there is also a change to penalty options after the hooter has sounded. As expected, the four-try bonus point rule no longer applies. Instead, sides can secure a bonus point by scoring three or more tries than their opponents. The losing bonus point rule rema…

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Keegan Daniel Returns Home

Durban, 30th January 2016: The Sharks are pleased to announce that Keegan Daniel, who has spent two seasons with Kubota in Japan, will be making a welcome return to the Cell C Sharks for the 2016 Super Rugby season. With 199 caps to date for the Cell C Sharks, 59 of those as captain, he also led the team to Absa Currie Cup glory in 2013. Keegan …

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The Sharks Fun Day 2016

Are you looking for a mid-morning of fun and awesome family entertainment? If so, then the Cell C Sharks invites you to join them at The Sharks Fun Day taking place at Growthpoint KINGS PARK outer-fields on Saturday, 30th January 2016 from 10h00 to 13h00. Fans can interact and challenge their favourite players during a round of touch rugby, g…

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Sharks Address Defence

Craig Lewis: www.sarugbymag.co.za Assistant coach Omar Mouneimne says the Sharks have overhauled their defensive and kicking game ahead of the Super Rugby season, writes CRAIG LEWIS. The Sharks’ defensive woes were well documented last season, with the Durban-based side conceding 43 tries on their way to a disappointing 11th-place finish, w…

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Getting the Balance Right

The style of rugby that balances defence with attack is a style the Cell C Sharks players have embraced themselves. Not because they have to, but because they really want to. One such player is Philip van der Walt who is 'enjoying' his first Vodacom Super Rugby pre-season with the Cell C Sharks, having joined the side ahead of the Absa Currie Cu…

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