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SHARKS

Dan sidelined, Jean-Luc back soon

Dan du Preez will be 'conservatively managed' for four weeks after sustaining a shoulder injury against the Lions at Ellis Park.


‘Thomas thrown to the wolves’

Four former Springbok props on whether Thomas du Toit can make a successful conversion from loosehead to tighthead.


Du Toit to stay at tighthead

Sharks coach Robert du Preez says he is willing to give Thomas du Toit time to settle at tighthead prop.


Sharks press conference (Lions)

What Robert du Preez and Ruan Botha had to say after the Sharks' loss to the Lions.


Highlights: Lions vs Sharks

The Lions scored four tries in their 26-19 win at Ellis Park.


Lions hold off Sharks

The Lions’ powerful scrum laid the foundation for a season-opening 26-19 victory over the Sharks at Ellis Park on Saturday. CRAIG LEWIS reports.


Rob du Preez or Curwin Bosch?

Ryan Vrede and Craig Lewis on who should wear The Sharks ' No 10 jersey and their predictions for Saturday's Super Rugby matches at Newlands and Ellis Park.


Superbru: Lions by 5-7

Before you make your Superbru picks for this weekend's Super Rugby and Pro14 games, take a look at the SA Rugby magazine team's predictions.


New recruits start for Sharks

Flyhalf Rob du Preez and wing Makazole Mapimpi have been included in the Sharks’ starting lineup for Saturday’s Super Rugby opener against the Lions at Ellis Park.


Early test for ambitious Sharks

Experienced flanker Philip van der Walt believes the Sharks have a squad capable of going all the way in this Super Rugby season, writes CRAIG LEWIS.


SA has reason for optimism

South Africa’s Super Rugby franchises should be more competitive this year, writes CRAIG LEWIS.


Super Rugby preview: Sharks

The Sharks have bolstered a squad that should compete at the business end of the competition, writes CRAIG LEWIS.


‘Curwin is a little misunderstood’

Sharks backline coach Dick Muir says he is astounded by the potential of talented youngster Curwin Bosch, writes CRAIG LEWIS.


Sharks suffer injury setbacks

Sharks scrumhalf Louis Schreuder and centre Jeremy Ward will be sidelined for lengthy periods because of injuries sustained during pre-season matches.


Muir ‘blown away’ by talent

Dick Muir says a desire to contribute to an ambitious new vision at the Sharks is what inspired him to rejoin the coaching ranks, writes CRAIG LEWIS.


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