Club Rugby Column – Featured Durban Blog

Club Rugby Column: Although it was a sad day for club rugby in KZN with the tragic death of Bidvest Insurance Crusaders club stalwart Brett van den Berg, who was tragically killed in a motor accident in the early hours of Saturday morning, making it a somber opening of the Hollywoodbets Murray Cup quarter-finals, it still turned out turned out to be wonderful afternoon of club rugby, something Brett would certainly approved of. The quarter finals never the less still managed to produce some hugely entertaining and enthralling rugby, none more … [Read more...]

Busy pre-season for home-based Dolphins stars – Featured Durban Blog

Busy pre-season for home-based Dolphins stars: As the upcoming 2018/19 cricket season approaches, the Hollywoodbets Dolphins continue their preparations with a number of their stars overseas on various national tours or playing cricket in other parts of the world. There are an unprecedented number of Dolphins cricketers involved in Protea, SA ‘A’ and SA Emerging squads with only seven players back home at Kingsmead Cricket Stadium honing their skills for the approaching season. Dolphins head coach Grant Morgan is currently assisting Russell … [Read more...]

Chiliboy Ralepelle To Captain Cell C Sharks in Currie Cup – Featured Durban Blog

Chiliboy Ralepelle To Captain Cell C Sharks in Currie Cup: ?The Sharks are pleased to announce that the very experienced Chiliboy Ralepelle, will captain the Cell C Sharks in the 2018 Currie Cup tournament. Chiliboy is a highly respected senior player and his appointment, together with the appointment of a leadership group who were voted for by the players themselves, will take the team forward during this campaign. There is no greater motivation for this group of players to lead from the front, than being given the backing from their … [Read more...]

Staying on top – Featured Durban Blog

Staying on top: The Cell C Sharks Under 19s will travel with confidence for their SA Rugby Under 19 Championship round five clash with Free State Under 19s at CUT Rugby Stadium on Saturday afternoon. Having seen off Western Province 25-23 last week for their fourth consecutive win, the Cell C Sharks now share top spot on the log with the Blue Bulls, with a game in hand over the Pretoria side. Once again, Head coach Sean Everitt can reflect on a hard-fought, but well-deserved win over perennial performers like Province. “I am very proud of the … [Read more...]