SHARKS

Sharks short on fit locks

Sharks lock JC Astle has been ruled out for three weeks, while Etienne Oosthuizen remains doubtful for Saturday's match against Griquas in Durban.


Injuries disrupted Sharks pack

Sharks coach Brad Macleod-Henderson says injuries up front helped contribute to their downfall against the Pumas.


Pumas overpower Sharks

The Sharks suffered their first defeat of the Currie Cup season, going down 32-22 to the Pumas in Nelspruit on Friday. BRENTON CHELIN reports.


Currie Cup preview (Round 4)

Western Province will look to cement their place at the top of the Currie Cup log when they travel to Loftus on Saturday, writes BRENTON CHELIN.


Botes to hit 150

Sharks flank Jacques Botes will extend his Currie Cup record when he plays in his 150th match against the Pumas in Nelspruit this Friday.


Hoffmann given No 9 for Sharks

Conrad Hoffmann will start at scrumhalf in one of two changes to the Sharks team to face the Pumas in Nelspruit on Friday.


Zeilinga boots Sharks to victory

A late Fred Zeilinga penalty lifted the Sharks to a 19-16 win over the Free State Cheetahs in Durban on Saturday. BRENTON CHELIN reports.


Currie Cup preview (Round 3)

The early-season favourites clash at Newlands on Saturday in what should be an enthralling affair, writes BRENTON CHELIN.


Stevens starts for Sharks

The Sharks have made four changes to their forward pack ahead of their Currie Cup clash with the Free State Cheetahs in Durban on Saturday.


Sharks struggle past Pumas

The Sharks secured the bonus point with a hard-fought 34-17 victory over the Pumas at Kings Park on Friday, writes BRENTON CHELIN.


Currie Cup preview (Round 2)

The Blue Bulls will need a massive improvement if they're to challenge Western Province at Newlands on Saturday, writes BRENTON CHELIN.


Lambie to bench for Sharks

Patrick Lambie will feature from the bench for the Sharks in their Currie Cup match against the Pumas in Durban on Friday.


Sharks battle past 14-man Griquas

The Sharks began their Currie Cup title defence with a 31-24 win against Griquas in Kimberley on Saturday, writes SIMON BORCHARDT.


Currie Cup preview (Round 1)

The EP Kings will be looking to prove their doubters wrong when they host Western Province in Port Elizabeth on Friday night, writes BRENTON CHELIN.


Debutant at scrumhalf for Sharks

Cameron Wright will make his first start for the Sharks in their Currie Cup match against Griquas in Kimberley on Saturday.


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