Sharks down, but not daunted by Crusaders clash

Durban in the News: Sharks down, but not daunted by Crusaders clash: Their defeat to the Stormers prevented their destiny being in their hands, but should the Sharks reach the playoffs, they won't be daunted by the prospect of a trip to New Zealand. Post Office strike halts payments to grant beneficiaries: Thousands of workers at the South African Post Office and Telkom have downed tools to demand higher wages and, as a result, many social grant beneficiaries have been left stranded. KZN premier condemns the placing of "bomb-like … [Read more...]

Important Clash for Cell C Sharks XV – Featured Durban Blog

Important Clash for Cell C Sharks XV: The Cell C Sharks XV face Free State at the Princess Magogo Stadium in kwaMashu on Saturday in the second round, return leg match of the SuperSport Rugby Challenge. The match kicks-off at 17h00. This is the final weekend of pool matches before the quarter-finals next Sunday (1 July) and this match takes on the importance of a knock-out all of its own. The Cell C Sharks XV lost 34-38 to Griquas last weekend in a tightly-contested match, five tries apiece, but Griquas’ two extra conversions proving to be the … [Read more...]

Chiefs without 20 players for Sharks clash

Durban in the News: Chiefs without 20 players for Sharks clash: It's been a looming fixture on the calendar for some time, and now the full extent of the damage is about to be realised, for the Chiefs' Super Rugby match against the Sharks. Click HERE to submit your Durban and Kwa-Zulu Natal news. … [Read more...]

Continuity for Bulls Clash – Featured Durban Blog

Continuity for Bulls Clash: Cell C Sharks head coach Robert du Preez has had no hesitation in naming an unchanged starting XV for his side’s Vodacom Super Rugby clash with the Vodacom Bulls at JONSSON KINGS PARK this Saturday at 17h15. Following minimal changes in the last two weeks of a sublime showing in New Zealand, the coach felt that those who had done such proud duty against the Blues then Hurricanes deserved a shot at the Vodacom Bulls. He has however made three rotational changes on the bench with Akker van der Merwe replacing Franco … [Read more...]