A fuming Robert du Preez initially refused to face the media after his side's loss at Ellis Park, before making this short appearance.
Ruan Combrinck kicked a 55m penalty in the 78th minute as the Lions completed a thrilling 23-21 comeback win over the Sharks in Saturday's quarter-final at Ellis Park. CRAIG LEWIS reports.
The Free State Cheetahs began the defence of their Currie Cup crown with a 47-12 bonus-point win against the Sharks in Bloemfontein on Friday. MARIETTE ADAMS reports.
Robert du Preez explains why he has picked Curwin Bosch at flyhalf ahead of Garth April.
A clinical and composed approach from the Lions should see them secure a comfortable win over the Sharks at Ellis Park on Saturday to progress to a second successive home semi-final, writes CRAIG LEWIS.
Curwin Bosch will return to the flyhalf berth when the Sharks take on the Lions in Saturday's quarter-final at Ellis Park.
Free State will field their Super Rugby side in Friday's opening Currie Cup match against the Sharks in Bloemfontein, writes MARIETTE ADAMS.
Craig Lewis makes his predictions for this weekend's Super Rugby quarter-finals.
Powerful prop Thomas du Toit says the Sharks will look to produce a well-structured, high-intensity performance in Saturday’s quarter-final against the Lions, writes CRAIG LEWIS.
The Lions' exceptional first-phase stats bode well for the coming clash against the Sharks as well as the possible later match-ups against the Hurricanes and Crusaders, writes JON CARDINELLI.
Veteran flank Keegan Daniel will lead a new-look Sharks side in their Currie Cup opener against the Cheetahs in Bloemfontein on Friday.
Coach Robert du Preez has expressed his disappointment at the Sharks' lack of 'effort' against the Lions last Saturday.
What Sharks coach Robert du Preez had to say after his side's 27-10 loss to the Lions.
The Lions can still go on to win this season’s Super Rugby title, but they need to heed the lessons learned from their last two major playoff games, writes CRAIG LEWIS.
The Stormers won’t break their playoff curse until smarter decisions are taken in terms of tactics and player recruitment, writes JON CARDINELLI.
Kwagga Smith has evolved into one of the most impactful players in South African rugby, writes CRAIG LEWIS.
Cheetahs director of rugby Franco Smith believes having South African teams playing in Europe will benefit the Springboks in the long term.View all videos