SHARKS

Sharks edge EP Kings

The Sharks overcame a 13-point deficit to claim a 24-20 win over the EP Kings in PE on Saturday, CRAIG LEWIS reports.


Gold: Du Toit can play tighthead

Sharks coach Gary Gold has staunchly defended Thomas du Toit’s transition to tighthead prop, writes CRAIG LEWIS in Durban.


Sharks bench Du Toit

There is just one change to the Sharks' run-on XV to face the EP Kings in Port Elizabeth on Saturday.


Lions break Durban drought

The Golden Lions scored two late tries to claim a 31-16 bonus-point win against the Sharks at Kings Park on Saturday, writes SIMON BORCHARDT.


Currie Cup preview (Round 3)

The Golden Lions will perhaps face their toughest challenge of the Currie Cup season when they take on the Sharks in Durban on Saturday, writes CRAIG LEWIS.


Claassens at No 9 for Sharks

Former Springbok scrumhalf Michael Claassens will start his first game for the Sharks in this Saturday’s Currie Cup encounter against the Lions.


Sharks overcome gallant Kings

The Sharks saw off a much improved performance from the EP Kings to claim a 33-25 bonus-point win in Durban on Saturday, CRAIG LEWIS reports.


Currie Cup preview (Round 2)

Western Province will look to build on an impressive start to their Currie Cup title defence when they host the Free State Cheetahs on Saturday, writes CRAIG LEWIS.


Deysel power for Sharks

Jean Deysel returns to a new-look Sharks pack for Saturday’s Currie Cup clash against the EP Kings in Durban.


Pumas hold off Sharks

The Pumas withstood a second-half Sharks comeback to claim a 33-24 win in Nelspruit, writes SIMON BORCHARDT.


Wentzel leads young Sharks

Veteran lock Marco Wentzel will lead the Sharks in their Currie Cup opener against the Pumas in Nelspruit on Friday.


Sharks edge Lions

The Sharks ran in five tries to defeat the Golden Lions 33-29 in their pre-season warm-up in Pietermaritzburg on Friday.


Ex-NFL player on trial with Sharks

Former American football player Taylor Gentry will join the Sharks on trial, reports CRAIG LEWIS.


New-look Sharks to face Lions

Three Sharks newcomers will start in Friday’s Currie Cup warm-up game against the Golden Lions in Pietermaritzburg.


‘Sharks in better shape’

Gary Gold says the Sharks will benefit from improved conditioning during the upcoming Currie Cup, writes CRAIG LEWIS.


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