Yes, it’s only pre-season but Rob Houwing already senses an entirely more vibrant spirit and unity in the Sharks squad of 2016.
Sharks director of rugby Gary Gold is pleased with what his charges achieved on their pre-season tour to France.
Springbok and Sharks flanker Marcell Coetzee is reportedly close to joining PRO12 side Ulster for the 2016/17 season.
The Sharks have confirmed their participation in the World Club 10s tournament to be played in Mauritius.
Fullback Willie le Roux will make his Sharks debut as they take on Toulouse in a pre-season friendly on Thursday.
Sharks director of rugby Gary Gold was happy with his side’s first outing of the season against French side Toulon.
Although they beat European champions Toulon in a warm-up friendly, the Sharks now have a number of injury concerns.
How to keep all his loose forwards game-sharp will be a pleasant challenge for Gary Gold at the Sharks in 2016, says Rob Houwing.
Sharks captain Pat Lambie's shoulder injury could see him miss the start of the Super Rugby season.
The Sharks will be sweating over the fitness of Pat Lambie after defeating Toulon in a warm-up match played in France
Springbok wing Bryan Habana will captain French club Toulon when they face the Sharks at the Stade Mayol.
The Sharks have named their side for Friday night's pre-season clash against Toulon, and there are one or two surprises.
Irish club Ulster are set to announce the signing of Springbok loose forward Ryan Kankowski.
Rob Houwing increasingly likes the balanced look to the Sharks and feels they even have a puncher’s chance of Super Rugby glory.
Giant Mtyanda has been added to the Sharks’ touring squad to France after loose forward Philip van der Walt was ruled out.