Preview: Vodacom Blue Bulls vs Cell C Sharks – Featured Durban Blog

Preview: Vodacom Blue Bulls vs Cell C Sharks: The Vodacom Blue Bulls host the Cell C Sharks on Saturday evening in the final pool match of the 2019 Currie Cup season with both teams attaching huge importance to the outcome of the game. For the Cell C Sharks, a bonus point win could result in a home semi-final, but delivering a performance filled with character and excellence will be paramount on coach Sean Everitt’s mind as the team look to produce the kind of effort they’ve shown in recent weeks. The fact that the Bulls are staring down the … [Read more...]

Preview: Cell C Sharks vs Xerox Golden Lions – Featured Durban Blog

Preview: Cell C Sharks vs Xerox Golden Lions: The Golden Lions will host the Cell C Sharks at Emirates Airline Park this weekend with both sides knowing how important the outcome of this Currie Cup match will be in their respective tournament goals. A rare Sunday match beckons with the Lions having lost at home last weekend and desperate not to suffer back-to-back defeats, while the Cell C Sharks will take enormous confidence from the win over Free State at JONSSON KINGS PARK last Saturday. Playing on a Sunday is a rare occurrence, the benefit … [Read more...]

Cell C Sharks Strike Back – Featured Durban Blog

Cell C Sharks Strike Back: The Cell C Sharks were forced to work hard, but a superior performance under pressure earned us a praiseworthy 32-27 Currie Cup bonus point victory over Western Province at Jonsson KINGS PARK on Saturday afternoon. Province enjoyed the majority of possession and territory, forcing the Cell C Sharks to make three times as many tackles, but brave defence and some excellent work on attack earned us a four try to three victory. A week can be a long time in rugby, but the Cell C Sharks managed to conjure up magic this week … [Read more...]

Preview – Cell C Sharks vs. Tafel Lager Griquas – Featured Durban Blog

Preview – Cell C Sharks vs. Tafel Lager Griquas: Tonight’s opening Currie Cup clash in defence of the Cell C Sharks’ title will be a real tester for a fairly experienced side when we host Griquas at JONSSON KINGS PARK this evening (7.15pm kick-off).   Often the Currie Cup is a competition where introducing youngsters into the senior side is the order of the day, but this year there is a very settled look about a team with instantly recognisable names as well as an old favourite who has returned to the fold.   JP Pietersen is back in the Black … [Read more...]