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Press Release
04
May
2021

THE LAUNCH OF THE SHARKS BUSINESS CENTRE

Durban, 4th May 2021:  In a ground-breaking move for a sporting franchise in South Africa, The Sharks are delighted to announce the launch of The Sharks Business Centre, which will open free of charge, from Wednesday 5th May. Graduates, small businesses, and SME’s face enormous challenges in their quest to develop, grow and build their...
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27
Feb
2021

Introducing Allen Temple-Jones

The Cell C Sharks are delighted to announce the appointment of the highly regarded former Blitzboks and current head of the Irish Sevens athletic performance, Allan Temple-Jones as our Athletic Performance Manager. Allan is a DHS Old Boy and was an integral member of the highly successful Blitzboks for 10 years. With his supreme level...
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For the Front Line
26
Feb
2021

SALUTING OUR FRONTLINE WORKERS

Durban, 26 February 2021:  For the Cell C Sharks vs. Tafel Lager Griquas match and the duration of the preparation fixtures, our Cell C Sharks players will be honouring the frontline workers of our country on our match playing jerseys. The hashtag #FrontlineFighters will feature on the back of our playing jerseys as we salute...
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Roc Nation
22
Jan
2021

Global Partnerships Continue for The Sharks

In yet another first within the South African rugby landscape, The Sharks are excited to announce a new global partnership with the internationally acclaimed agency, Roc Nation. This partnership will ensure the strength and growth of The Sharks as an international sporting brand of choice. Roc Nation are one of the world’s leading entertainment companies,...
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15
Jan
2021

Sharks sign long term deal with performance technology giants STATSports

The Sharks have signed a multi-year deal with Irish-based sports technology giants STATSports. The partnership will see The Sharks use STATSports Apex Pro Series and Sonra 3.0 software to aid player development, maximise squad performance and reduce injury risk ahead of the 2021 Rugby season. Global leaders in GPS performance tracking technology, STATSports’ device is...
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MVM
07
Jan
2021

US consortium to take a majority ownership in The Sharks

7 January 2021 — In a move designed to bolster The Sharks’ ambitions of becoming a global force in world rugby, the KwaZulu-Natal franchise has welcomed a dynamic new investor as their majority partner. MVM Holdings, an international investment consortium spearheaded by Marco Masotti, has entered into an agreement to purchase a 51 percent majority...
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23
Dec
2020

SA ‘Super’ teams join northern Rainbow Cup

South Africa’s ‘Super’ teams will contest a “Rainbow Cup” competition next year with the current Guinness PRO14 clubs, it was confirmed on Wednesday. The Vodacom Bulls, Emirates Lions, Cell C Sharks and DHL Stormers will join 12 clubs from Ireland, Wales, Scotland and Italy in the competition. Each South African team will make a three-match...
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17
Dec
2020

Sharks Face Important Challenge

There is no resting on laurels for the Cell C Sharks as they travel to Johannesburg to take on the Xerox Lions in Saturday evening’s crunch Carling Currie Cup match. After beating the high-riding Vodacom Bulls at Jonsson Kings Park last weekend and maintaining a 100% success rate at home for 2020, the Cell C...
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SHAvBUL
10
Dec
2020

Titanic Battle

When the Cell C Sharks host the Vodacom Bulls at Jonsson Kings Park this weekend, it will be an opportunity to present their case against the Carling Currie Cup leaders and hopefully test their position on the log. Head coach Sean Everitt has the good fortune to welcome Rugby World Cup winner Lukhanyo Am back...
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Mr Price Sport
26
Nov
2020

Reuniting Sponsorship

The Cell C Sharks are delighted to announce our latest sponsorship, reconnecting with Mr Price Sport after the two iconic sporting brands enjoyed a close relationship between 2001 and 2013. The two teams, Mr Price Sport and The Sharks, have once again been reunited, with Mr Price Sport (and its sub-brand, Maxed Elite) named as...
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