Plum gone with immediate effect


Sharks management and John Plumtree have decided to part ways – like in right now.


The Sharks confirmed that discussions were held today between representatives of themselves and John Plumtree (“the Parties”).

It was mutually and amicably agreed between the Parties to part ways with immediate effect.

The terms of the agreement concluded between the Parties are confidential.

Stephen Saad, the Chairman of The Sharks said: ” We thank John for his wonderful contribution to Sharks rugby over many years. He has been a loyal and faithful employee and The Sharks have benefitted greatly by his input. We are also grateful for the impeccable manner in which he has conducted himself during challenging times in the last while. We wish John all the best in his future endeavours .”

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  1. Question on the Sharks. Apparently in the 65th minute of the game between the Sharks and Lions this past weekend, Keegan Daniels spat at the ref? Did this happen? Didnt see the game, but that is shocking and if it did, even more shocking that there is nothing mentioned in the media.

  2. I watched and didn’t see it Aldo…

    Straueli has not added much value from beyond the academy since the heady days of 2006/7 when talent was literally pouring out of the Sharks Academy so much they couldn’t find place for the players…