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Team Release
14
Mar
2020

Statement: Suspension of Super Rugby 2020

Following a SANZAAR Executive Committee (EXCO) teleconference in response to the announcement by the New Zealand Government that all returning travellers will have to self-isolate for 14 days, including Super Rugby players, SANZAAR believes it has no option but to suspend the 2020 Super Rugby tournament at the conclusion of this weekend’s matches for the...
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Cell C Sharks Team Huddle
12
Mar
2020

Continuity for Cell C Sharks

Not only is the Cell C Sharks side unchanged from last week as they prepare for Saturday’s Vodacom Super Rugby showdown with the DHL Stormers at Jonsson Kings Park on Saturday, but the team has shown consistency in performance too. There was squad rotation on tour to keep the players fresh and given the demands...
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05
Mar
2020

SBU IS BACK

Sbu Nkosi is one of a handful of changes to the Cell C Sharks team that has been named for Saturday’s home Vodacom Super Rugby clash with the Jaguares. The team have returned home to Jonsson Kings Park full of confidence and optimism but know that everything in the past, especially the good parts, is...
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Reds vs Sharks
27
Feb
2020

Am Returns for Reds Clash

Cell C Sharks captain Lukhanyo Am returns to the side after an enforced break last week to lead the side in our final Vodacom Super Rugby tour match against the Reds in Brisbane on Saturday morning. Am sat out last week due to Springbok player workload protocols and this weekend it’s the turn of wing...
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20
Feb
2020

Sharks Restored

The Cell C Sharks team named to take on the Melbourne Rebels in the first match of the Australian leg of tour sees the restoration of players missing from last week as they look to strike back on Saturday. Thomas du Toit was a late withdrawal last week and his fellow front rower Ox Nche...
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Cell C Sharks Team
13
Feb
2020

Little Change for ‘Canes

There is just one change to the Cell C Sharks side that takes on the Hurricanes this Saturday morning (8am kick-off SA time) in our second tour match of the Vodacom Super Rugby competition. The tourists are a happy bunch and following on from last week’s victory against the Highlanders that kept the team unbeaten...
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HIGvSHA
05
Feb
2020

One Change for the Cell C Sharks

The Cell C Sharks team to take on the Highlanders at Forsyth Barr Stadium in New Zealand’s southernmost Vodacom Super Rugby city on Friday morning is almost exactly the same as last week’s victorious side barring one exception. Sadly, try-scoring wing Sbu Nkosi has a minor niggle and will miss this game, handing newly-recruited Madosh...
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Bring It On
29
Jan
2020

Bring It On

Centre Lukhanyo Am leads an exciting Cell C Sharks’ team in their opening Vodacom Super Rugby clash with the Vodacom Bulls at Jonsson Kings Park on Friday evening. The team closely resembles the starting line-up that took on the Stormers in the Superhero Sunday preseason warm-up match with a number of players set to make...
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16
Jan
2020

Cell C Sharks announce 28-man squad for Superhero Sunday

The four South African sides competing in the upcoming Vodacom Super Rugby tournament will all be in action in Soweto this Sunday as the teams conclude their pre-season preparations. The Cell C Sharks will take on the DHL Stormers, while the Emirates Lions and Vodacom Bulls will go head-to-head in the second match of an...
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15
Jan
2020

Russia Returns

The Cell C Sharks XV will take on the Russian national rugby side in a preseason warm-up match at Jonsson Kings Park on Friday afternoon. As in their match against NWU Pukke last week, this is a composite team of juniors with a number of new faces and a few recognizable ones who have done...
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