Sharks Welcome Back Stars – Featured Durban Blog

Sharks Welcome Back Stars: The Cell C Sharks side will be bolstered this weekend by the inclusion of two Springbok front rankers for our Currie Cup clash with the Xerox Golden Lions at JONSSON KINGS PARK this Saturday. The return to action of Thomas du Toit and Coenie Oosthuizen (the latter off the bench) should play some part in calming an exciting and excitable young side and their inclusion couldn’t come at a better side as the Cell C Sharks look to finish off the pool stages of the competition in winning style. “Patience and accuracy on … [Read more...]

Tough Battle Lies Ahead – Featured Durban Blog

Tough Battle Lies Ahead: The Cell C Sharks Under 19 and Under 21 teams will be looking for a strong showing in their respective SA Rugby junior Championship matches against their Western Province counterparts in Cape Town on Saturday. The Under 19s will look to continue their winning form that has seen them remain unbeaten in their nine matches to date. One more win from their final three games will secure top of the log status and a home semi-final. Head coach Sean Everitt has made just one positional change this week, Murray Koster has … [Read more...]

KZNCU streamlining development structures – Featured Durban Blog

KZNCU streamlining development structures: Durban – It has been just over a week since the realignment to the KZN Cricket Union (KZNCU) Township and Rural Programme with the KZNCU Hub and RPC Development programme and so far, apart from a few teething problems, things have been running smoothly, says programme manager Sanelisiwe Kuzwayo. “Transition and change are always challenging – and we have to remember that we are working with fifty coaches who had to be reassured that they are still very important to cricket development in … [Read more...]

Coastal claim KZN derby T20 bragging rights – Featured Durban Blog

Coastal claim KZN derby T20 bragging rights: Pietermaritzburg – In what was a tournament dead rubber but had a strong competitive edge, Hollywoodbets KZN Coastal beat neighbours Hollywoodbets KZN Inland by six wickets in their final game of the 2018 Africa T20 Cup on Sunday in Pietermaritzburg. Proteas all-rounder Andile Phehlukwayo was destroyer-in-chief as he bagged an impressive 5/26 in 3.5 overs to restrict the home side to 130 all out in 19.5 overs. For the hosts, run machine Cody Chetty was dismissed first ball but thanks to a brisk … [Read more...]