Damian McKenzie will start at fullback in place of
Tom Marshall, Bryce Heem gets the nod on the right wing ahead of Hosea
Gear and scrumhalf Brad Weber is paired with No 10 Aaron Cruden as the
Tim Nanai-Williams comes in at outside centre in place of the injured Charlie Ngatai and will partner with his cousin Sonny Bill Williams in midfield.
Jamie Mackintosh, Augustine Pulu, Andrew Horrell and Tom Marshall all join the reserves.
The Stormers and Chiefs top their respective Conferences, with the home side leading the Overall standings as well. The Chiefs find themselves third in the Overall log, two points adrift of their opponents on Saturday.
Cheslin Kolbe, 14. Kobus van Wyk, 13. Juan de Jongh, 12. Damian de
Allende, 11. Dillyn Leyds, 10. Kurt Coleman, 9. Louis Schreuder, 8.
Duane Vermeulen (captain), 7. Siya Kolisi, 6. Nizaam Carr, 5. Manuel
Carizza, 4. Jean Kleyn, 3. Vincent Koch, 2. Scarra Ntubeni, 1. Steven
Substitutes: 16. Neil Rautenbach, 17. Alistair Vermaak,
18. Frans Malherbe, 19. Ruan Botha, 20. Schalk Burger, 21. Nic Groom,
22. Demetri Catrakilis, 23. Huw Jones
15 Damian McKenzie, 14 Bryce Heem, 13 Tim Nanai-Williams, 12 Sonny Bill
Williams, 11 James Lowe, 10 Aaron Cruden, 9 Brad Weber, 8 Michael
Leitch, 7 Sam Cane, 6 Liam Messam (captain), 5 Michael Fitzgerald, 4 Matt
Symons, 3 Ben Tameifuna, 2 Hika Elliot, 1 Pauliasi Manu
Substitutes: 16 Quentin MacDonald, 17 Siate Tokolahi, 18 Jamie Mackintosh, 19
Michael Allardice, 20 Maama Vaipulu, 21 Augustine Pulu, 22 Andrew
Horrell, 23 Tom Marshall