Preview: DHL Stormers vs Cell C Sharks – Featured Durban Blog

Preview: DHL Stormers vs Cell C Sharks: The Cell C Sharks take on the DHL Stormers in Cape Town on Saturday in the final round of the pool stages of Vodacom Super Rugby 2019, knowing that our fate in the competition rests on the result of this match. In fact, the same could be said of the Stormers as well as numerous other sides who will not only be relying on their own performances, but those of other teams as well, such is the competitiveness of the tournament. The fact that there are so many permutations remaining provides much food for … [Read more...]

Last Big Push – Featured Durban Blog

Last Big Push: The Cell C Sharks have everything to play for as we approach the Vodacom Super Rugby qualifying rounds with everything riding on the outcome of the final pool match against the DHL Stormers in Cape Town. The congestion on the South African Conference log means that going down to the final game of the weekend, the permutations are numerous. With the Vodacom Bulls and Emirates Lions locking horns in the other South African derby, it means that the teams’ respective destinies will only be determined at the final whistle of the final … [Read more...]

SA U19s get down to business ahead of Youth ODI series against Pakistan – Featured Durban Blog

SA U19s get down to business ahead of Youth ODI series against Pakistan: The Coca-Cola South Africa under-19s will gather in Durban on Friday, 14 June, for a week-long training camp ahead of their Youth One-Day International (ODI) series against Pakistan, running from 22 June – 07 July in Chatsworth and Pietermaritzburg. The seven-match tour forms an important part of the youngsters’ schedule in preparation for the ICC U19 Cricket World Cup, taking place in South Africa between 17 January and 09 February next year. Home fixtures against India, … [Read more...]

Injury Update – Featured Durban Blog

Injury Update: The Cell C Sharks returned from Argentina on Monday afternoon and team doctor Gerhard Coetzer has released the following injury update. The good news for the Cell C Sharks is that Beast Mtawarira and Cameron Wright who did not make the trip to Argentina, due to injury, are back at training and available for selection this week. Curwin Bosch had to leave the field with an ankle injury in the 2nd half of the match against the Jaguares and was sent for scans upon his return to Durban.  The extent of his injury has not yet been … [Read more...]