Super Rugby

Sharks re-sign three young Super Rugby stars




Durban based Super Rugby franchise the Sharks have re-signed three of their most promising young Super rugby players.

Jean-Luc du Preez, Daniel du Preez and Garth April have all extended their contracts until the end of 2018.

Gary Gold, Director of Rugby, said: “This is a significant statement of intent on all sides. Jean-Luc, Dan and Garth have all made outstanding progress during the past few months, and there is not a franchise in Super Rugby or a club in Europe that would not want them in their squad.

“Their decision to remain in Durban, to be part of the new generation team that is fast emerging, will be greeted with delight by everybody associated with The Sharks.”

Name : Jean-Luc du Preez
Position : Flanker
Born : 05/08/1995
Height : 1.94 m
Weight : 110 kg
Super Rugby Caps : 10
Currie Cup Caps : 6

Name : Daniel du Preez
Position : Flanker
Born : 05/08/1995
Height : 1.98 m
Weight : 112 kg
Super Rugby Caps : 12
Currie Cup Caps : 6

Name : Garth April
Position : Flyhalf / fullback
Born : 16/07/1991
Height : 1.76 m
Weight : 83 kg
Super Rugby Caps : 7
Currie Cup Caps : 7

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