Former Springbok wing JP Pietersen has opened up on the challenges of transitioning from being a player to his current role as the Sharks’ Currie Cup assistant coach.
The Sharks have installed a pair of former Springboks as coaches for the 2022 Currie Cup competition which kicks off in January.
Choose one of the champions from the Bok Class of 2009 to parachute into the current squad for the series against the British & Irish Lions.
Veteran Sharks outside back JP Pietersen was a prolific try-scorer during his early years at the Durban franchise. Look back at his first-ever Vodacom Super Rugby try.
Ahead of the Springboks opening Rugby World Cup match against the All Blacks, JOHN GOLIATH looks at some of South Africa’s memorable moments at the tournament ahead of rugby’s showpiece event.
Sharks coach Sean Everitt believes veteran wing JP Pietersen’s fitness and conditioning has improved significantly during his time in Europe.
JP Pietersen will make his Sharks return at outside centre in their Currie Cup opener against Griquas in Durban on Friday.
Sharks wing JP Pietersen speaks on his return to Durban and playing in the Currie Cup following his release from French side Toulon.
Former Springbok JP Pietersen is back in training at the Sharks, and is set to make his comeback for the Durban-based side should he successfully complete all medical tests.
With JP Pietersen set to return to the Sharks, we take a look at some of the veteran wing’s greatest moments on the field.