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...]

Preview: Cell C Sharks vs Kings – Featured Durban Blog

Preview: Cell C Sharks vs Kings: The Cell C Sharks Vodacom Super Rugby clash with the Kings in Port Elizabeth is shaping up to be a huge clash. For the Cell C Sharks, a win on Saturday would give them a run of five over the Kings, while the home side will be searching for their third consecutive victory during a run of very good form of late. Saturday’s 5.15pm clash is certainly exciting one of our players, captain Pat Lambie, who starts his first game since the Waratahs in week three. “It’s great to be back,” he admits, “it’s never nice to be … [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...]