Injury Update – Featured Durban Blog

Injury Update: The Cell C Sharks Team Doctor has issued an injury report ahead of the start of the Vodacom Super Rugby tournament next week. Currently, there is just one long term injury setback, while the rest of the players who have been spending time under the eyes of the medical staff are expected to be eased back into action over the coming weeks. 2017 Cell C Sharks player of the Year, Coenie Oosthuizen will sadly not be available for much of the Vodacom Super Rugby season. He returned home from the Springbok end of year tour in November … [Read more...]

INJURY UPDATE – Featured Durban Blog

INJURY UPDATE: After the tightly contested first round Vodacom Super Rugby match played between the Cell C Sharks and the Emirates Lions at Emirates Airline Park last Saturday, the Cell C Sharks Team Doctor Alan Kourie has released an injury update.   Number 8, Daniel du Preez left the field just before halftime with a suspected shoulder injury and was sent for scans on Monday. The scans confirmed that he has a shoulder ligament tear and will be conservatively managed for four weeks. Cameron Wright suffered a concussion and his return to … [Read more...]

Personal injury claims: The big questions

Personal injury claims: The big questions: It is a well-known fact that South Africa is besieged with the big and continuously growing challenge of medical negligence and other personal injury claims. The country is however not alone in battling with this challenge, many other countries such as Australia, United Kingdom and the United States of America, amongst others, are also seized with same. Week after week the South African public reads articles and watches TV shows about cases of medical negligence, challenges regarding payment of … [Read more...]

Jean-Luc injury bad news for Boks

Durban in the News: Jean-Luc injury bad news for Boks: The Springboks could be without Jean-Luc du Preez after he injured his ankle in Saturday's Currie Cup final. Sharks-bound Du Preez enhances Bok credentials: Robert du Preez has done his Springbok credentials the world of good after his performance in Saturday's Currie Cup final. Du Preez: Bosch needs to work on tackling: Sharks coach Robert du Preez says that flyhalf Curwin Bosch will have to improve on his first-time tackling as he moves forward with his … [Read more...]