Sharks coach’s 90-second press conference

A fuming Robert du Preez initially refused to face the media after his side's loss at Ellis Park, before making this short appearance.

Highlights: Lions vs Sharks

Ruan Combrinck's late penalty gave the hosts a 23-21 win at Ellis Park.

Combrinck kick rescues Lions

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.

Free State slay understrength Sharks

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.

Sharks coach on Bosch selection

Robert du Preez explains why he has picked Curwin Bosch at flyhalf ahead of Garth April.

Preview: Lions vs Sharks

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.

Bosch back at 10 for Sharks

Curwin Bosch will return to the flyhalf berth when the Sharks take on the Lions in Saturday's quarter-final at Ellis Park.

Currie Cup preview (Round 1)

Free State will field their Super Rugby side in Friday's opening Currie Cup match against the Sharks in Bloemfontein, writes MARIETTE ADAMS.

Super Rugby predictions (Quarter-finals)

Craig Lewis makes his predictions for this weekend's Super Rugby quarter-finals.

Sharks to lift intensity

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.

Lions to lean on set piece

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.

Daniel to skipper youthful Sharks

Veteran flank Keegan Daniel will lead a new-look Sharks side in their Currie Cup opener against the Cheetahs in Bloemfontein on Friday.

Du Preez: Sharks were ‘beaten up’

Coach Robert du Preez has expressed his disappointment at the Sharks' lack of 'effort' against the Lions last Saturday.

Highlights: Sharks vs Lions

The visitors scored three tries in their 27-10 win in Durban.

Sharks post-match press conference

What Sharks coach Robert du Preez had to say after his side's 27-10 loss to the Lions.

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