Season Starts on a High – Featured Durban Blog

Season Starts on a High: Week One of Vodacom Super Rugby produced a highly intense match between the Cell C Sharks and the Vodacom Bulls with the home side too good at Jonsson Kings Park. There can be no arguing against two tries to none and while Morne Steyn played an important role for his team, they had no answer to a Cell C Sharks side that just had too much firepower for their well-deserved 23-15 victory. Perfect, but extremely warm conditions greeted the two sides and both had to contend with the tough conditions, although the … [Read more...]

Sharks coach: Accountability starts with me

Durban in the News: Sharks coach: Accountability starts with me: Sharks coach Robert du Preez acknowledges that he must be held accountable when the side dishes up poor performances. Teacher suspended for allegedly locking boy, 8, in classroom overnight for not doing homework: A KwaZulu-Natal school teacher has been suspended for allegedly locking a Grade 3 pupil in a Donnybrook school classroom overnight for not doing homework, according to the KwaZulu-Natal education department. Click HERE to submit your Durban … [Read more...]

Big week starts with Lions test for Dolphins – Featured Durban Blog

Big week starts with Lions test for Dolphins: Durban – The Hollywoodbets Dolphins begin a massive week of four CSA T20 Challenge fixtures in eight days with a clash with the bizhub Highveld Lions at Kingsmead on Wednesday, hoping to build on their opening match win the week before. The Dolphins secured a four-wicket win over the VKB Knights in their competition opener last week with Prenelan Subrayen and Marques Ackerman coming to the fore. The Dolphins will welcome back Robbie Frylinck for the Lions clash midweek. Their opening game was … [Read more...]

Bosch starts for Sharks, Akker’s replacement named

Durban in the News: Bosch starts for Sharks, Akker's replacement named: The Sharks team named to take on the Lions in Johannesburg on Friday evening shows just two changes to last weekend’s side. Curwin Bosch in talks with Stormers: Sharks utility back Curwin Bosch is reportedly on the Stormers' radar. UKZN pays tribute to resistance artist Willie Bester for life’s work: The University of KwaZulu-Natal has awarded an honorary doctorate to prominent South African resistance artist Willie Bester for his ground-breaking … [Read more...]