PRO14

New Kings skipper for Ulster showdown

2017-11-03 14:46
Schalk Ferreira (Gallo Images)

Cape Town - Schalk Ferreira will lead the Southern Kings in Saturday’s PRO14 match against Ulster in Zwide in the absence of regular captain Mike Willemse.

Coach Deon Davids has made three personnel changes and a positional switch to his starting line-up.

Yaw Penxe moves from the wing to fullback in place of Masixole Banda, while Michael Makase replaces Penxe on the right wing.

Oliver Zono will start at flyhalf ahead of Martin du Toit.

The only change up front sees Stephan Coetzee come in for injured captain Willemse.

The Kings are winless thus far in their maiden PRO14 season.

Teams:

Kings

15 Yaw Penxe, 14 Michael Makase, 13 Berton Klaasen, 12 Luzuko Vulindlu, 11 Alshaun Bock, 10 Oliver Zono, 9 Rudi van Rooyen, 8 Ruaan Lerm, 7 Jurie van Vuuren, 6 Andisa Ntsila, 5 Bobby de Wee, 4 Stephan Greeff, 3 Rossouw de Klerk, 2 Stephan Coetzee, 1 Schalk Ferreira (captain)

Substitutes: 16 Tango Balekile, 17 Miami Majola, 18 Martin Dreyer/Luvuyo Pupuma, 19 Lindokuhle Welemu, 20 Dries van Schalkwyk, 21 Rowan Gouws, 22 Kurt Coleman, 23 Jarryd Sage

Ulster

15 Charles Piutau, 14 Craig Gilroy, 13 Louis Ludik, 12 Darren Cave, 11 Andrew Trimble, 10 Christian Lealiifano, 9 John Cooney, 8 Sean Reidy, 7 Chris Henry (captain), 6 Matty Rea, 5 Alan O'Connor, 4 Kieran Treadwell, 3 Wiehahn Herbst, 1 John Andrew, 1 Andy Warwick

Substitutes: 16 Adam McBurney, 17 Callum Black, 18 Ross Kane, 19 Robbie Diack, 20 Clive Ross, 21 Jonny Stewart, 22 Peter Nelson, 23 Tommy Bowe

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