Jaco Kriel is relishing the challenge of captaining the Lions for the remainder of the Super Rugby campaign.
Newcastle have added further hooking experience to their ranks by signing Kyle Cooper from Super Rugby franchise the Sharks.
Sharks coach Gary Gold is fully aware of the challenge that await his side in this weekend's clash against the Lions.
Jaco Kriel will lead the Lions against the Sharks at Ellis Park while Ruan Ackermann will stand in at No 8 in the place of Warren Whiteley.
Odwa Ndungane will start at fullback for the Sharks in Saturday's Super Rugby clash against the Lions in Johannesburg.
Sharks defence coach Omar Mouneimne has had a major impact on the side in 2016, says Tendai Mtawarira.
The Sharks reckon they are on a finals footing this week so it shouldn’t be surprising that they are happy to embrace the underdogs tag.
The June International break has not done Super Rugby 2016 any favours, writes Lloyd Burnard.
The Sharks are set to be without Pat Lambie, Willie le Roux and Joe Pietersen for this weekend's trip to Ellis Park.
Tendai Mtawarira says he wants to be Superman every time he pulls on a Springbok jersey.
The appetising prospect of seeing the two Springbok frontline flyhalves testing their skills against one another may not happen.
John Smit has hit back at an open letter from former Sharks CEO Brian van Zyl that questioned the financial stability of the union.
Former Sharks CEO Brian van Zyl has hit out at the financial well-being of the union under outgoing CEO John Smit.
The Sharks XV got back on the winning trail by beating the Eastern Province Kings in their Currie Cup qualifier in Port Elizabeth.
Rob Houwing, in his Super Rugby break summary, thinks the Lions will secure rights to a home final if they win all three games...