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Sharks v Stormers (Gallo Images)
Sharks v Stormers (Gallo Images)

The bells and whistles for the two weeks of rugby preceding the start of the likely "Currie Cup with Super Rugby hallmarks" major domestic competition, are entirely understandable.

Just getting South Africa's professional players back on the park again, and their live exploits able to be watched on our television screens, is a significant joy after an unusual six months-plus of depressing dormancy.

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