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    Killian to start for Lions

    2012-05-08 10:37

    Johannesburg - The Lions made just one change to the starting line-up for their Super Rugby match against the Blues on Friday.

    Alwyn Hollenbach, who sustained a knee injury and is returning to South Africa, has been replaced by Michael Killian, starting at left wing.

    This will be Killian's first start in the 2012 Super Rugby competition.

    Ruan Combrinck will start off the bench to replace Killian. Anthony Volmink is flying to New Zealand to replace Hollenbach in the squad.





    15 Andries Coetzee, 14 Deon Van Rensburg, 13 Lionel Mapoe, 12 Jaco Taute, 11 Michael Killian, 10 Elton Jantjies, 9 Ross Cronje, 8 Joshua Strauss (captain), 7 Grant Hattingh, 6 Derick Minnie, 5 Ruan Botha, 4 Franco Van der Merwe, 3 Patric Cilliers, 2 Callie Visagie, 1 JC Janse van Rensburg

    Substitutes: 16 Martin Bezuidenhout, 17 CJ Van der Linde, 18 Cobus Grobbelaar, 19 Jaco Kriel, 20 Tian Meyer, 21 Ruan Combrinck, 22 James Kamana

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