WATCH: A roundup of IOL Sport’s Top 5 stories from last week
CAPE TOWN - The Sharks’ deal with Roc Nation, one of the world’s leading marketing companies made a lot of people sit up and take notice.
The company, which was founded in 2008 by rap legend Jay-Z and has offices in New York City, London, Nashville and Los Angeles, joined forces with the Sharks two weeks after the Durban franchise went into partnership with the American-based MVM Investments.
Here are our five most popular stories from the last week:
Dustin Poirier staggered Conor McGregor with an overhand left and then dropped him to the canvas with a straight right before the referee waved the bout off.
Kaizer Chiefs coach Gavin Hunt is excited with the early signs of a fruitful partnership between Samir Nurkovic, Nkosingiphile Ngcobo and Happy Mashiane.
Rajasthan Royals say they won’t retain Australian star Steve Smith for this year’s Indian Premier League, while the league’s leading wicket-taker Lasith Malinga has retired.
The Sharks have picked a tight five for their Currie Cup semi-final against Western Province that will raise some eyebrows.
The Sharks’ ground-breaking deal with American consortium MVM Holdings has been consolidated by a partnership announcement with Roc Nation.