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Lions’ share not an easy feat

2017-04-02 07:10

The Lions moved five points clear with a final score of 34-29 after they won a thrilling clash with the Sharks at Ellis Park yesterday.

Fish drags Aussie into shark-infested waters

2017-01-04 08:43

A man has survived for hours in cold, shark-infested waters after being dragged out of his boat as he struggled to land a large fish in Australia, rescuers say.

Zuma to spread festive cheer among children in Nkandla

2016-12-27 18:47

President Jacob Zuma is set to attend the RDP Education Trust Youth and Children Christmas Party in Nkandla.

'Very lucky' diver survives 8 hours in shark-infested waters

2016-11-11 16:45

A scuba diver who spent eight hours in shark-infested waters off Australia's coast has survived the night-time ordeal after swimming 22km to shore, rescuers have said.

SA's great white sharks 'rapidly headed for extinction'

2016-08-23 10:48

Off South Africa's coast, great white sharks rapidly headed for extinction, researchers say.

South African great white shark in dangerous waters - study

2016-07-20 20:15

The South African great white shark is heading for possible extinction, according to research by Stellenbosch University.

Smit leaves Sharks for family, but admits his job wasn’t for sissies

2016-05-27 11:16

Celebrated former Springbok ­rugby captain John Smit on Thursday ­sensationally quit as the Sharks’ chief executive.

Woodburn expecting good crowd

2015-07-31 07:56

LOCAL rugby officials are hoping the crowds defy the weather conditions and arrive at Woodburn Stadium in their droves for tonight’s Currie Cup friendly between the Sharks and the Golden Lions.

Shark attacks shake surfing paradise

2015-04-18 10:59

Residents of Reunion are up in arms and blaming the government after a bull shark attacked and killed a promising teenage surfer.

13 spots pegged for World Ocean Day paddle out

2014-05-26 14:00

The 8th of June is World Ocean Day and the Paddle out for Shark community wants you to join them.

 

Ancient fish skull tells a shark’s tale

2017-01-06 08:24

The fossilised skull of a 280 million-year-old fish a farmer found in the 1980s has revealed how chimaera fish share their ancestry with sharks.

Cape beaches reopen after shark scares

2016-12-28 13:09

Beaches in Knysna and Cape Town, that were closed following shark sightings, have reopened after getting the all-clear.

Shark takes big bite out of Plett paddler's surf ski

2016-12-19 11:04

A paddler has been knocked off his surf ski after a shark apparently breached and took a bite out of the lightweight vessel near the breaker line at Keurbooms Lagoon in Plettenberg Bay.

Sharks in red

2016-08-25 12:20

While the Sharks may be R39 million in the red, the game goes on with new CEO and former player Gary Teichmann at the helm having succeeded John Smit.

Shark finning: US fishermen promise a fight

2016-07-26 20:04

American fishermen are digging in for a fight over a proposal to send a message to the rest of the world by shutting down the vestiges of the US harvest of shark fins.

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WATCH: Thrashing ragged-tooth shark hauled into tank

Four divers diced with ragged-tooth sharks at the Two Oceans Aquarium in Cape Town on Tuesday when removing them from an exhibit.

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Shark safety tips: sorting out fact from fiction

2015-08-04 10:40

The probability of being bitten by a shark is statistically extremely low. There were 72 shark bites, three of them fatal, reported worldwide in 2014. Here's what you need to know to stay safe in warm waters.

And so, with a win, the end finally arrived for Sharks after their horrible season

2015-06-15 12:50

THE Sharks brought down the curtain on their eminently forgettable Super Rugby season at King’s Park on Saturday night, but there was an undeniably feeling at half-time that the end of the campaign could not come soon enough.

Researchers find great white shark population growing in Pacific

2014-06-17 13:29

A new look at research on great white sharks in the eastern north part of the Pacific Ocean indicates the population is likely growing rather than endangered, according to an international research team.

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WATCH: Boat followed by hundreds of sharks!

Watch as a school of sharks follow this boat off the Gulf of Carpentaria, Australia.

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