CURRIE CUP CAPTAINCY AND SQUAD ANNOUNCEMENT – Featured Durban Blog

CURRIE CUP CAPTAINCY AND SQUAD ANNOUNCEMENT: Currie Cup Head Coach, Sean Everitt today announced that Tera Mtembu and Jeremy Ward will co-captain the Cell C Sharks in the 2019 Currie Cup campaign. These two players embody our values, have a strong work ethic and together they will work in unison to rally a group of talented players in a shortened competition. Tera is no stranger to the captaincy role having captained the Cell C Sharks in the Vodacom Super Rugby and Currie Cup previously.  He is a respected team man and will provide the … [Read more...]

Touring Squad – Featured Durban Blog

Touring Squad: Following the Cell C Sharks dramatic 12-9 victory over the DHL Stormers on Saturday, Head Coach Robert du Preez has selected a 27-man squad for this coming weekend’s Vodacom Super Rugby quarter-final clash with the Brumbies in Canberra.   The team departed for Australia on Sunday evening without Beast Mtawarira who will not make the trip after his withdrawal with a knee niggle from the Stormers match. Philip van der Walt and Jean-Luc du Preez have also not yet been passed fit to play, although Craig Burden has been included … [Read more...]

Sharks name touring squad for Brumbies clash

Durban in the News: Sharks name touring squad for Brumbies clash: Sharks coach Robert du Preez has selected a 27-man squad for Saturday's Super Rugby quarter-final clash with the Brumbies in Canberra. Click HERE to submit your Durban and Kwa-Zulu Natal news. … [Read more...]

Touring Squad – Featured Durban Blog

Touring Squad: The Cell C Sharks leave for Argentina today to take on the Jaguares in our penultimate pool match of the 2019 Vodacom Super Rugby campaign. Saturday’s match is the second last of the pool stages, followed by a successive away game – to the DHL Stormers in Cape Town – before the start of the knock-out rounds. With the congestion in the South African pool as it is, both of these intra-conference matches take on huge importance as the jockeying for positions reaches its climactic flourish. Head coach Rob du Preez has named a 25 man … [Read more...]