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    Coenie blow for Cheetahs

    2015-04-22 11:45

    Cape Town - The Cheetahs have been forced to make a change to their team named to face the Lions in a Super Rugby clash in Johannesburg on Saturday.

    Springbok prop Coenie Oosthuizen on Wednesday pulled out with a back injury.

    Maks van Dyk comes into the starting line-up, with Ewald van der Westhuizen drafted in on the bench.

    Oosthuizen will be sidelined for one week.

    Kick-off for Saturday’s clash at Emirates Airline Park is scheduled for 17:05.





    15 Joe Pietersen, 14 Cornal Hendricks, 13 Johann Sadie, 12 Francois Venter, 11 Rayno Benjamin, 10 Willie du Plessis, 9 Sarel Pretorius, 8 Willie Britz, 7 Boom Prinsloo, 6 Tienie Burger, 5 Francois Uys, 4 Carl Wegner, 3 Maks van Dyk, 2 Torsten van Jaarsveldt, 1 Danie Minnie

    Substitutes: 16 Stephan Coetzee, 17 Caylib Oosthuizen, 18 Ewald van der Westhuizen, 19 Steven Sykes, 20 Carel Greeff, 21 Tian Meyer, 22 Michael van der Spuy, 23 Clayton Blommetjies


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