SHARKS

Sharks confirm Potgieter signing

Waratahs flank Jacques Potgieter will join the Sharks on a two-year deal from 2016.


‘We will make you proud again’

In an open letter to Sharks fans, CEO JOHN SMIT says the union will implement whatever changes are required to get the team back on track.


Reinach heads home

Sharks scrumhalf Cobus Reinach will return to South Africa after breaking his hand against the Highlanders.


Bulls soar as Stormers slip

The Vodacom Bulls have taken a significant lead in what is shaping up to be a two-horse race for the South African conference title. JON CARDINELLI reports.


Sharks plunge new depths

The Highlanders compounded the Sharks' woes as they ran out 48-15 victors in Dunedin on Friday. BRENTON CHELIN reports.


Bismarck brings balance to Sharks

The Sharks will be looking to Bismarck du Plessis to inspire a morale-boosting win over the Highlanders in Dunedin on Friday, writes JON CARDINELLI.


Sharks bolstered by returning Boks

Bismarck du Plessis will start at hooker in one of four changes to the Sharks side to face the Highlanders in Dunedin.


Kiwis continue to dominate SA teams

South Africa's franchises have won just 29% of matches against New Zealand opposition in 2015. It's a record that may worsen in the coming weeks. JON CARDINELLI reports.


Wentzel to retain captaincy

Bismarck du Plessis has requested that he not be selected as captain for the Sharks' match against the Highlanders on Friday.


Sharks face fight for respect

Forget the play-offs. The Sharks will need to play out of their skins in Australasia just to restore their 2014 reputation. JON CARDINELLI reports.


Flip the surprise omission

The only surprise at the unveiling of the Springbok training squads was the omission of veteran lock Flip van der Merwe. JON CARDINELLI reports.


Pietersen, Lewies fit to tour

JP Pietersen and Stephan Lewies have been named in the Sharks' 27-man squad for their Australasian tour.


All at stake in Newlands derby

The Vodacom Bulls will strengthen their claim for a home semi-final if they down the Stormers in Cape Town this Saturday. JON CARDINELLI reports.


Pollard puts boot into Sharks

The Vodacom Bulls' superior tactical-kicking performance earned them a massive 17-10 win over the Sharks at Kings Park on Saturday. JON CARDINELLI reports.


Pollard primed to slay Sharks

The Sharks' pack and defence will be under enormous pressure when they host the red-hot Vodacom Bulls at Kings Park this Saturday, writes JON CARDINELLI.


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