The Sharks are the only SA team in action on European finals weekend, with the Challenge Cup decider against Gloucester at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium on Friday. Hopefully it will be the key to getting  themselves back into the elite Champions Cup.

Despite bombing spectacularly in the United Rugby Championship (URC), due to the number of marquee players and World Cup winners they will have when among others Andre Esterhuizen and Trevor Nyakane join them, the Sharks are arguably the best equipped of the local teams to go deep in the elite cup competition should they get there...

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