MVM Holdings’ investment in the Sharks has applied further pressure on Western Province to find their own investor as they enter a critical period in player retention, writes DYLAN JACK.
Sharks coach Sean Everitt is confident they will be able to fulfil their Currie Cup semi-final duties against Western Province next Saturday.
Vodacom Bulls coach Jake White says playing their elimination games at ‘Fortress Loftus’ could have them charging to the Currie Cup title.
Take a look back at some of the standout tries scored during the round-robin stage of the Currie Cup.
World Cup-winning Springboks Frans Steyn and Steven Kitshoff showed their quality by dominating the overall stats in the round-robin stages of the Currie Cup.
John Dobson says Western Province are focusing on keeping their players conditioned, while taking every precaution to ensure any potential Covid-19 impact is minimised ahead of their Currie Cup semi-final next week.
Nick Mallett and Swys de Bruin have both expressed their concerns over the quality of rugby in Super Rugby Unlocked and the Currie Cup.
The Vodacom Bulls and Lions will meet in the first of the two Currie Cup semi-finals on Saturday, 23 January as SA Rugby announced the kick-off times.
With the Pumas and Griquas out of the running for the Currie Cup, DYLAN JACK looks at six players who were impressive against the ‘bigger’ unions throughout the domestic season.
Vodacom Bulls coach Jake White has defended his decision to field youngster Jan-Hendrik Wessels at tighthead prop in their heavy loss to the Pumas this past Sunday.