Currie Cup

Sharks to honour their women

2014-08-08 12:41
Tera Mtembu (Gallo Images)
Cape Town - The Cell C Sharks will honour the special women in their lives when they tackle Griquas in a Currie Cup clash in Kimberley on Saturday.

With Saturday, August 9 being Women's Day, the Sharks have recognised the important role that females play in society and in support of this special day, each member of the Sharks team will have the name of the most significant female in their lives displayed on the back of their respective jerseys.

The Sharks go into the competition as the defending champions having beaten Western Province 33-19 in last year's final at Newlands.

Kick-off for the clash at GWK Park is scheduled for 15:00.



15 Nico Scheepers, 14 Danie Dames, 13 Jonathan Francke, 12 Wayne Stevens (captain), 11 Rocco Jansen, 10 Francois Brummer, 9 Tian Meyer, 8 Carel Greeff, 7 Hilton Lobberts, 6 Marnus Schoeman, 5 Jaco Nepgen, 4 Boela Serfontein, 3 Maks van Dyk, 2 Ryno Barnes, 1 Steph Roberts.

Substitutes: 16 Simon Westraadt, 18 Ewald van der Westhuizen, 19 Hugo Kloppers, 20 RJ Liebenberg, 21 Abrie Griesel, 22 Marais Schmidt, 23 Ederies Arendse


15. SP Marais, 14. Odwa Ndungane, 13. S’bura Sithole, 12. Paul Jordaan, 11. Tonderai Chavhanga, 10. Fred Zeilinga, 9. Cameron Wright, 8. Tera Mtembu (captain), 7. Etienne Oosthuizen, 6. Jacques Botes, 5. Stephan Lewies, 4. Marco Wentzel, 3. Lourens Adriaanse, 2. Kyle Cooper, 1. Thomas du Toit

Substitutes: 16. Monde Hadebe, 17. Dale Chadwick, 18. Matt Stevens, 19. JC Astle, 20. Francois Kleinhans, 21. Hanco Venter, 22. Lionel Cronjé

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