English club Saracens say that losing lock Mouritz Botha to the Sharks is a massive blow to their fortunes.
The Sharks have announced the signing of English international lock Mouritz Botha on a two-year deal.
Former Golden Lions coach John Mitchell has revealed that he was approached by the Sharks for a job but they could not afford him.
Graham Mackenzie has been re-elected as president of the KZN Rugby Union.
The Sharks will play two-time Heineken Cup champions Toulon in a pre-season friendly at the Stade Mayol in Toulon.
European champions Toulon will tackle the South Africa's Super Rugby Sharks franchise in a friendly in February.
The Sharks have roped in the services New Zealander Brad Mooar, who will help them with their attack for the next two weeks.
The Sharks have expressed their sadness at the passing of former Natal scrumhalf Gawie Visagie.
Samoan wing Paul Perez is on trial at the Sharks in the hope of finding a new rugby home ahead of the 2015 season.
Eastern Province Kings defence coach Michael Horak has left the union to take up a role with the Sharks.
Springbok centre Jaque Fourie could turn out for the Sharks in next years Super Rugby competition.
The Sharks have banned the men acquitted of murder in connection with the fatal beating of a former Royal Marine from Kings Park.
The Sharks have announced the signing of Pumas loose forward Renaldo Bothma on a two-year Super Rugby contract.
Sharks wing Odwa Ndungane says his team are in a position to make a strong push for the Super Rugby title next season.
Brendan Venter will fly in to Durban once a week as he fulfils the role of technical assistant to new Sharks coach Gary Gold.