Curwin Bosch scored 17 points as the Sharks beat the Blue Bulls 37-27 in Durban on Saturday to secure home advantage in the Currie Cup final. JON CARDINELLI reports.
The Sharks have the defence as well as the kicking game to contain the tournament-leading Blue Bulls attack in the semi-final at Kings Park on Saturday, writes JON CARDINELLI.
Sanzaar has announced a restructured 2018 Super Rugby tournament, which will kick off in Cape Town on 17 February when the Stormers host the Jaguares.
Blue Bulls coach John Mitchell has decided not to select Handré Pollard and Rudy Paige for their match against the Sharks at Kings Park on Saturday.
The Sharks will move to the top of the Currie Cup log with a win over a weakened Free State Cheetahs side in Durban on Saturday, writes JON CARDINELLI.
Bulls director of rugby John Mitchell made the correct decision to restructure his coaching team now, rather than at the end of the season, writes SIMON BORCHARDT.
The Blue Bulls were left with four injured players after playing three matches over the course of eight days.
The length of the Currie Cup tournament is set to be reduced from 2018.
The Free State Cheetahs will be looking for their fourth consecutive bonus-point win in the Currie Cup when they host Griquas on Saturday.
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