Sharks lose to Pukke before thumping Russia
Cape Town - The Sharks had mixed results in their two warm-up matches played at the Kings Park's B-field on Friday.
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A line-up consisting of mainly young players went down 31-26 to Varsity Cup outfit NWU-Pukke, before a more experienced team thumped Russia's national team 64-14.
The Durbanites will play a second match against Russia next Friday (January 17) - also on Kings Park's B-field at 15:00.
They will round off their pre-season preparations with a SuperHero Sunday fixture against the Stormers at FNB Stadium on 19 January.
Sean Everitt's charges open their 2020 Super Rugby campaign at home against the Bulls on January 31.