Sharks In The News, April 29

The exciting win over the Panthers received positive reviews in the press on Monday, with a number of players singled out for outstanding individual performances.

In the days following Sunday’s win Paul Gallen was selected in the Australian Kangaroos squad for the one-off Trans Tasman Test Match, while an Andrew Fifita profile article examined some of the reasons for his stellar form in 2016.

The big Sharks v Broncos clash was previewed and a couple of special features appeared in print and on-line, one relating to ANZAC Day and a military influence assisting the Sharks efforts this season and the other detailing the clubs ground breaking technological advancements in the area of its digital media operations.

After five wins in succession and ahead of the Sharks biggest home game of the 2016 season the media was understandably positive, so in case you missed it, see what they are saying, what they’re writing, in Sharks in the News for April 29.

Click on the links below to read the relevant Sharks news from the past week or see Sharks TV and watch Liam and Rob discuss the latest happenings.

 

Sharks v Panthers
Gal leads Sharks to victory – Fiji Times – CLICK HERE
http://www.fijitimes.com/story.aspx?id=351266

Gallen proves he deserves Kangaroo recall – SMH – CLICK HERE
http://www.smh.com.au/rugby-league/league-news/cronulla-sharks-captain-paul-gallen-proves-he-deserves-a-kangaroos-recall-20160424-godys1.html

Player ratings - Daily Telegraph – Barry Toohey – CLICK HERE http://www.dailytelegraph.com.au/sport/nrl/sharks-v-panthers-player-ratings-paul-gallen-stars-to-lead-cronulla-to-victory/news-story/c3018aa76a25f52ba32c7dcaeadf8192

Gal’s message to Meninga – Dean Ritchie – CLICK HERE http://www.dailytelegraph.com.au/sport/nrl/paul-gallens-incredible-message-to-kangaroos-coach-mal-meninga/news-story/35741e6ff035b8ad33e1b15bd938f86b

Sharks winning streak extended to 5 – Daily Telegraph – Dean Ritchie – CLICK HERE http://www.dailytelegraph.com.au/sport/nrl/cronulla-sharks-winning-streak-extended-to-five-after-narrow-victory-over-penrith-panthers/news-story/c9d2a61c799a5f35ff9e46221509e384

 

Sharks v Broncos
Sharks will be tough says Maguire – Sunshine Coast Daily – Wayne Heming – CLICK HERE http://www.sunshinecoastdaily.com.au/news/sharks-will-be-tough-says-mcguire/3009123/

Blair cops two match ban – Stuff.co.nz – James McSmith – CLICK HERE http://www.stuff.co.nz/sport/league/79382726/kiwis-prop-adam-blair-cops-onematch-nrl-ban-free-to-play-anzac-test

Parker wary of Sharks football – Courier Mail – Paul Malone – CLICK HERE http://www.couriermail.com.au/sport/nrl/teams/broncos/broncos-corey-parker-wary-of-sharks-football-as-well-as-their-niggle/news-story/f599f83e5781b30c0c746d98a5e26fec

Schick Preview - NRL .Com - Eden Richards‌ – CLICK HERE
https://www.nrl.com/sharks-v-broncos-schick-preview/tabid/10874/newsid/95352/default.aspx

 

Players
Fifita’s unlikely inspiration – SMH – Adam Pengilly - CLICK HERE
http://www.smh.com.au/rugby-league/league-news/cronulla-sharks-prop-andrew-fifita-gets-unlikely-inspiration-from-coaching-again-20160427-gofzw6.html

Gal’s son provides the inspiration – Daily Telegraph – David Riccio – CLICK HERE http://www.dailytelegraph.com.au/sport/nrl/teams/sharks/paul-gallen-reveals-son-provided-the-inspiration-to-reclaim-his-green-and-gold-jumper/news-story/5ecf94aa0c904b34a0469094837473c5

Meninga to name Radradra and Gallen in Test Team – SMH – Michael Chammas – CLICK HERE http://www.smh.com.au/rugby-league/league-news/mal-meninga-to-name-semi-radradra-and-paul-gallen-in-kangaroos-test-team-20160425-goenqc.html

Taga opens up - Daily Telegraph – Ben Pike – CLICK HERE http://www.dailytelegraph.com.au/news/cronulla-shark-sam-tagataese-opens-up-on-a-brush-with-death-and-breaking-mental-health-stigma/news-story/ae47328ce34540c99f5b2f9003e2003c

 

Other news
Special Ops Sergeant driving the Sharks – Daily Telegraph – David Riccio – CLICK HERE http://www.dailytelegraph.com.au/sport/nrl/special-operations-sergeant-shane-smith-helping-drive-cultural-change-at-cronulla-sharks/news-story/ec7ad186434d921b1c4428b4caf62c88


Ooyala and Sharks power live streaming – Multichannel News – CLICK HERE http://www.multichannel.com/prfeed/ooyala-powers-live-streaming-video-australian-national-basketball-league-and-national-rugby-league/404477