Jaguares chop and change for Sharks

Durban in the News: Jaguares chop and change for Sharks: The Jaguares have made wholesale changes to their starting line-up for their clash against the Sharks at Kings Park. Another KZN mall evacuated after bomb threat: A shopping mall north of Durban has been evacuated following a bomb threat. Sharks get Du Preez boost for make-or-break clash: Sharks head coach Robert du Preez has made minimal changes to his side for Saturday's final round of the Super Rugby pool stages. Current Super Rugby format rewards mediocrity: The Sharks can … [Read more...]

Jaguares vs. Cell C Sharks – Featured Durban Blog

Jaguares vs. Cell C Sharks: The Cell C Sharks are well-settled in their base in Buenos Aires ahead of the crucial Vodacom Super Rugby match against the Jaguares at Estadio Jose Amalfitani on Friday evening. Crucial because all intra-conference matches are like double points – the winner takes four or five and prevents the opposition from gaining any more than one or two – and the way things are currently structured in the South African Conference, all wins are going to be vitally important with the pool stages winding down and four rounds left … [Read more...]

Jaguares vs. Cell C Sharks – Featured Durban Blog

Jaguares vs. Cell C Sharks: The Cell C Sharks will take confidence and momentum out of last week’s performance against the Chiefs for Friday night’s Vodacom Super Rugby clash with the Jaguares in Argentina. Head coach Robert du Preez has once again had the good fortune to be able to name an unchanged line-up, having retained the matchday 23 from last week’s match. The old adage, ‘If it ain’t broke, don’t fix it’ comes to mind when looking at the team and certainly it is about rewarding the players once again for their quite outstanding effort … [Read more...]

Preview: Cell C Sharks vs Jaguares – Featured Durban Blog

Preview: Cell C Sharks vs Jaguares: On Saturday, the Cell C Sharks will be hoping to achieve the Vodacom Super Rugby double by defeating the Jaguares both home and away when the two sides clash at Velez Sarsfield, Buenos Aires. The Jaguares come off a disappointing three match tour of South Africa where they lost all three, to the Cell C Sharks, Bulls and Lions, while we reflect on a disappointing draw with the Rebels last week. However, Head Coach Robert du Preez believes that lessons must be learned and then the past relegated to history as a … [Read more...]