Highlights of the Sharks’ 28-24 win against the Chiefs in Durban.
The Sharks’ forwards laid the platform for their 28-24 victory over the Chiefs at Kings Park on Saturday. SIMON BORCHARDT reports.
Sharks hooker Chiliboy Ralepelle on the threat the Chiefs will pose in the Super Rugby clash in Durban on Saturday.
Charlie Ngatai will captain a Chiefs team that includes four changes for the match against the Sharks in Durban on Saturday.
The Chiefs will be without 20 unavailable players when they take on the Sharks at Kings Park this Saturday.
Stormers director of rugby Gert Smal has suggested that they will report referee Mike Fraser to Sanzaar following his performance in Saturday’s game against the Chiefs.
Stormers coach Robbie Fleck hailed his team’s defence despite them going down 15-9 to the Chiefs at Newlands on Saturday.
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