Tour Squad To Singapore – Featured Durban Blog

Tour Squad To Singapore: Cell C Sharks head coach Robert du Preez has named his touring squad that travels to Singapore today ahead of the team’s Vodacom Super Rugby round one clash with the Sunwolves. A 25-man squad has been selected for the opening week’s action with du Preez selecting a strong side with a handful of youngsters who have really put up their hands in the two pre-season matches (against the Emirates Lions and Vodacom Bulls) to date. Eighthman Phepsi Buthelezi has impressed and continues where he left off – leading the Cell C … [Read more...]

Sweat bath prepares Sharks for Singapore

Durban in the News: Sweat bath prepares Sharks for Singapore: The Sharks probably couldn’t have asked for a better preparation for a match in Singapore than the drawn friendly against the Bulls. Durban baby rescued from storm drain a 'miracle' – doctor: The newborn baby who was rescued from a storm water pipe in Durban on Monday morning is in good health, her attending physician has said. Man dies after cable car fall in Durban: Durban police have opened an inquest docket after a man fell off the beachfront's famous cable car and … [Read more...]

Bonus Point in Singapore – Featured Durban Blog

Bonus Point in Singapore: The Cell C Sharks defeated the Sunwolves 38-17 following a strong flurry of tries in the end, as Lwazi Mvovo’s hat-trick secured the Vodacom Super Rugby bonus point victory in Singapore on Saturday. The six tries top two victory started early, a wonderfully clinical passage of play tested the Sunwolves’ defence as most of the team had hands in the movement sparked by Garth April in his own 22 and ending with Lwazi Mvovo breaking through a rare missed tackle to score out wide within the opening three minutes of the … [Read more...]


CELL C SHARKS TOUR SQUAD TO SINGAPORE: Monday, 15th May 2017: Cell C Sharks Head Coach Robert du Preez has released the names of the 25 players who departed for Singapore today, ahead of the Cell C Sharks match against the Sunwolves on Saturday, 20th May. Coenie Oosthuizen has been rested this week in line with the Springbok rest protocol. Three other players were not considered for tour selection due to picking up injuries in the match against the Kings. The three players are: Jeremy Ward (broken nose) – He will undergo surgery and is expected … [Read more...]