‘Chiliboy deserves second chance’

Sharks director of rugby Gary Gold says there were sound rugby reasons behind the recruitment of former Springbok hooker Chiliboy Ralepelle, writes CRAIG LEWIS.

Botha in extended Sharks squad

The Sharks have named a provisional pre-season training squad, while confirming the signing of Stormers lock Ruan Botha on a two-year deal.

Sharks add to second-row depth

The Sharks have bolstered their second-row ranks with the recruitment of Stormers lock Ruan Botha and Namibia's Tjiuee Uanivi.

Sharks reveal coaching group

Sharks director of rugby Gary Gold will be assisted by Ryan Strudwick, Robert du Preez, Sean Everitt and Omar Mouneimne in Vodacom Super Rugby next year.

Sharks to face Toulon, Toulouse

The Sharks will travel to France in February for a pre-season tour ahead of their 2016 Vodacom Super Rugby campaign.

Chiliboy joins Sharks

The Sharks have announced the signing of hooker Chiliboy Ralepelle for the 2016 Vodacom Super Rugby season.

Du Preez to coach with Sharks

Former Bok scrumhalf Robert du Preez will join the Sharks as an assistant coach for next year's Super Rugby campaign.

Sharks offer no excuses

The Sharks have pledged to turn their fortunes around in 2016 after suffering the humiliation of failing to progress to the Currie Cup play-offs.

Cheetahs knock Sharks out

The Cheetahs scored two tries in the final five minutes to snatch a 34-34 draw against the Sharks in Bloemfontein and book a place in the Currie Cup semi-finals. CRAIG LEWIS reports.

Sharks turn to April

Fullback Garth April will start his first match for the Sharks when they take on the Free State Cheetahs in Bloemfontein.

Sharks hammer Griquas

The Sharks scored six tries in their 45-20 demolition of Griquas in Kimberley on Saturday.

Wentzel back at the helm

Marco Wentzel returns to the Sharks' starting XV and resumes the captaincy for Saturday's clash against Griquas in Kimberley.

Sanzar reveals African conferences

The Lions will become the first team to play a Vodacom Super Rugby match in Japan when the 18-franchise competition kicks off in February next year.

New skipper for Sharks

Philip van der Walt will captain the Sharks against the Vodacom Blue Bulls on Friday.

Dominant Lions outplay Sharks

The Golden Lions clinched their seventh successive win of the Currie Cup as they defeated the Sharks 26-18 at Ellis Park on Saturday. CRAIG LEWIS reports.

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