14-man Lions capitulate as Sharks run riot

Durban in the News: 14-man Lions capitulate as Sharks run riot: The Sharks surged to the top of the Currie Cup standings after claiming a come-from-behind win over the Golden Lions at Ellis Park. Our country’s economy is in the hands of a few white people - Jeff Radebe: Economic freedom is the biggest problem still facing the majority of black people in South Africa, African National Congress head of policy Jeff Radebe has said. Police investigating murder of two learners in KZN: KwaZulu-Natal police are investigating the murders of … [Read more...]

Preview: Cell C Sharks vs Golden Lions – Featured Durban Blog

Preview: Cell C Sharks vs Golden Lions: The Cell C Sharks will have played our third match in eight days when we take on the Golden Lions at Emirates Airline Park in a tough Currie Cup derby match on Saturday, looking to end this tough run on a high. After wins against Griquas last Saturday and the Bulls on Wednesday, we jumped into second spot on the log, but consistently winning games is the all-important aim if we are do well in the competition this year. With three wins from four matches, the Cell C Sharks are enjoying a good run of form … [Read more...]

Preview: Emirates Lions vs Cell C Sharks – Featured Durban Blog

Preview: Emirates Lions vs Cell C Sharks: It’s all or nothing this Saturday as the Cell C Sharks travel to Emirates Airline Park to take on the Emirates Lions in our Vodacom Super Rugby quarter-final clash. The two teams have met twice this season -home and away – and the Lions came away with the spoils on both occasions. But with all due respect to the pool stages, this is the big time. Coach Robert du Preez has made just one change to the starting line-up, opting for the selection of Curwin Bosch ahead of Garth April at flyhalf. “The last … [Read more...]

Lions edge Cell C Sharks – Featured Durban Blog

Lions edge Cell C Sharks: The Cell C Sharks went down to the Lions at Growthpoint KINGS PARK on Saturday in their final Vodacom Super Rugby pool match of the season, but will meet the self-same Lions next weekend in the quarters. With the Hurricanes having won their encounter with the previously unbeaten Crusaders earlier in the day, the result opened the door for the Lions to finish on top of the log and thus earn a potentially tournament-winning route to the trophy. But in a nasty paradox for the Cell C Sharks, winning against the Lions would … [Read more...]