Sharks step closer to finalising 2020 coaching staff

Durban in the News: Sharks step closer to finalising 2020 coaching staff: The post-Robert du Preez era at the Sharks is taking shape already, with the Durban-based franchise a step closer to finalising their coaching staff. Click HERE to submit your Durban and Kwa-Zulu Natal news. … [Read more...]

Khan announces coaching support staff – Featured Durban Blog

Khan announces coaching support staff: – Hollywoodbets Dolphins coach Imraan Khan has announced that Quinton Friend will fill the role of bowling coach while current KZN Academy coach Mduduzi Mbatha will take up the role of fielding coach for the upcoming season. Khan, who took over the reins from Grant Morgan at the Durban franchise recently, will be joined by Friend and Mbatha ahead of another busy season. Khan and Friend’s relationship goes back to them playing together for the Dolphins. Friend retired from professional cricket in 2016 and … [Read more...]

COACHING AND TEAM NEWS – Featured Durban Blog

COACHING AND TEAM NEWS: After five seasons with the Cell C Sharks, initially as an assistant coach and thereafter as Head Coach, Robert du Preez will take up the next chapter of his coaching career.  This decision is a mutual one and both The Sharks and Robert have parted ways amicably. Robert remains a proud Shark, who represented this team as a former scrumhalf and held the Head Coach role in both the Currie Cup and Vodacom Super Rugby competitions, in the latter taking the team to the knock-out rounds and quarter-final action in back-to-back … [Read more...]


CELL C SHARKS COACHING NEWS: Durban, 17th November 2017: In 2017, the introduction of Robert du Preez as the Cell C Sharks Head Coach coincided with the assembling of a young talented squad, which paved the way for a new era at the Cell C Sharks. A three-year plan was structured and implemented to take us forward and reclaim our winning ways. In year one, there was sufficient growth shown with the Cell C Sharks having qualified for the Vodacom Super Rugby quarter-finals, topped the log at the end of the pool stages of the Currie Cup and … [Read more...]