Former Springbok coach Nick Mallett has criticised the game plan employed by Jake White's Sharks side.
The Sharks have joined the Stormers in proving that ‘anti-rugby’ doesn’t win you Super Rugby trophies, writes Rob Houwing .
A recap of the Super Rugby semi-final between the Crusaders and Sharks in Christchurch.
The Crusaders have run out comfortable winners after putting the Sharks to the sword in their Super Rugby semi-final.
Beast Mtawarira says the Sharks have the belief that they can knock over the Crusaders in their semi-final in Christchurch.
NZ is in awe of Bismarck du Plessis’s power ... and perhaps suspects now his meat-laden diet is a factor, writes Rob Houwing .
Jake White's influence will be writ large on the semi-finals this weekend when his Sharks take on the Canterbury Crusaders.
Sharks Director of Rugby Jake White is confident his side can buck the trend and win Super Rugby despite not finishing in the top two.
Which individuals might sway the Christchurch Super Rugby semi? Rob Houwing studies a few positional match-ups ...
The Sharks team named by Director of Rugby Jake White shows a number of changes for the semi-final showdown with the Crusaders.
Sharks flyhalf Pat Lambie is hoping to continue his comeback with more game time in semi-final against the Crusaders.
The Sharks' advancement to the Super Rugby semi-finals has meant the Springbok squad announcement will be slightly delayed.
Perhaps the Sharks will be able to prey on some minor rust in the Crusaders’ ranks in the semi-final, writes Rob Houwing .
After winning their first match in Christchurch earlier this season, the Sharks are hopeful of repeat success.
Prop Beast Mtawarira has failed a fitness test and wasn't aboard the flight to New Zealand for the Sharks' Super Rugby semi-final.