Cape Town - The Golden Lions have made late changes to their
side to take on Griquas in a Currie Cup clash in Johannesburg on Saturday
Lock Martin Muller (ankle injury) has failed a late fitness
test, which sees Warren Whiteley come into the starting team.
Whiteley will start at No 8 and also takes over the
captaincy after scrumhalf Ricky Schroeder was initially named captain for the
Bobby de Wee will now start at lock, with Ruaan Lerm moving
to No 7 flank and Fabian Booysen coming in on the bench.
With the Lions already certain of top spot on the log, coach
Johann Ackermann opted to rest several of his star players for the match.
15 Vainon Willis, 14 Sampie Mastriet, 13 Jacques Nel, 12
Gerdus van der Walt, 11 Mark Richards, 10 Jaco van der Walt, 9 Ricky Schroeder,
8 Warren Whiteley (captain), 7 Ruaan Lerm, 6 Kwagga Smith, 5 Bobby de Wee, 4 MB
Lusaseni, 3 Pieter Scholtz, 2 Robbie Coetzee, 1 Dylan Smith
Substitutes: 16. Mark Pretorius, 17. Jacques van Rooyen, 18.
Fabian Booysen, 19. Stephan de Witt, 20. Lohan Jacobs, 21. Rohan Janse van
Rensburg, 22. Salom Gavor
15 Gouws Prinsloo, 14 Sandile Ngcobo, 13 Ruan Nel, 12
Clinton Swart, 11 Ntabeni Dukisa, 10 Francois Brummer, 9 Tian Meyer (captain),
8 Carel Greeff, 7 Jono Janse van Rensburg, 6 RJ Liebenberg, 5 Hugo Kloppers, 4
Jonathan Adendorf, 3 Stephan Kotze, 2 Sidney Tobias, 1 Danie Mienie
Substitutes: 16 Abraham le Roux, 17 Steph Roberts, 18 Leon
Karemaker, 19 Wendal Wehr, 20 Dylon Frylinck, 21 Riaan Viljoen, 22 Jonathan