Dolphins hoping to bounce back in jam-packed T20 fortnight – Featured Durban Blog

Dolphins hoping to bounce back in jam-packed T20 fortnight: Durban – The Hollywoodbets Dolphins begin an intense phase of their CSA T20 Challenge campaign when they play six matches in twelve days, starting with a showdown with the Warriors at Kingsmead on Wednesday evening followed by a match with the Multiply Titans in Pietermaritzburg on Saturday. Two points from their rained out game against the Titans was all that the Dolphins came home with but being back at home in familiar surroundings will be the boost they need. Coach Grant Morgan … [Read more...]

Dupavillon relishing being back in the Dolphins mix – Featured Durban Blog

Dupavillon relishing being back in the Dolphins mix: Durban – Following a horror run of injuries over the past few seasons, Hollywoodbets Dolphins speedster Daryn Dupavillon has managed to get a whole season under his belt this summer which has culminated in him getting back into the Dolphins mix for the Momentum One Day Cup and T20 Challenge. The 24 year-old quick from Empangeni was a surprise selection for the Dolphins in their Momentum One Day Cup semi-final win over the Warriors in Durban. Picked from relative obscurity he bowled with pace … [Read more...]

Welcome Back Jean-Luc – Featured Durban Blog

Welcome Back Jean-Luc: Jean-Luc du Preez has made a welcome return to rugby after a long-term injury and has been named on the bench for the Cell C Sharks’ Vodacom Super Rugby clash with the Jaguares at JONSSON KINGS PARK on Saturday afternoon. Du Preez spent the latter stages of the 2018 season at Sale Sharks on loan where he picked up a groin injury and returned to Durban for recovery and now takes his place in the matchday 23 in one of a handful of changes made by head coach Robert du Preez. With Springbok Rugby World Cup workloads in mind … [Read more...]

Back on Track – Featured Durban Blog

Back on Track: Cell C Sharks head coach Robert du Preez was pleased with his team’s showing in the Vodacom Super Rugby defeat of the Rebels at JONSSON KINGS PARK on Saturday, the victory important to the team’s goals. “We needed to get our campaign back on track, it was a tough week for the boys after the loss to the Vodacom Bulls and by coming back as we did was great,” he said after the match. “We had a brilliant week in training, the boys really dug deep, there was a lot of introspection from a number of individuals, so I was very pleased … [Read more...]