Currie Cup

Sharks opt for consistency ahead of Cheetahs clash

2018-08-30 12:53
Robert du Preez (Gallo Images)
Robert du Preez (Gallo Images)

Bloemfontein - Sharks coach Robert du Preez has stuck with the same starting XV for Saturday's clash against the Free State Cheetahs.

There is only one change amongst the replacements, with Tera Mthembu unfortunately picking up a knee injury (meniscus tear) in the last match.

His place on the bench has been taken by Luke Stringer.

The Sharks will be looking to build on last weekend's win over the Blue Bulls in Durban.

Kick-off on Saturday is at 14:00.

Teams:

FS Cheetahs

15 Adriaan Carelse, 14 Ali Mgijima, 13 Carel-Jan Coetzee, 12 Tersius Kruger, 11 Lloyd Greeff, 10 Louis Fouce, 9 Rudy Paige (captain), 8 Niell Jordaan, 7 Gerhard Olivier, 6 Stephan Malan, 5 Dennis Visser, 4 Louis Conradie, 3 Gunther Janse van Vuuren, 2 Reinach Venter, 1 Kevin Stevens

Substitutes: 16 Jannes Snyman, 17 Johan Kotze, 18 Luigi van Jaarsveld, 19 Abongile Nonkontwana, 20 Dian Badenhorst, 21 Vuyani Maqina, 22 Reinhart Erwee

Sharks

15 Curwin Bosch, 14 Kobus van Wyk, 13 Jeremy Ward, 12 Marius Louw, 11 Lwazi Mvovo, 10 Robert du Preez, 9 Louis Schreuder, 8 Daniel du Preez, 7 Tyler Paul, 6 Wian Vosloo, 5 Hyron Andrews, 4 Gideon Koegelenberg, 3 John-Hubert Meyer, 2 Chiliboy Ralepelle (captain), 1 Juan Schoeman

Substitues: 16 Kerron van Vuuren, 17 Khutha Mchunu, 18 Andrew Evans, 19 Luke Stringer, 20 Cameron Wright, 21 Johan Deysel, 22 Aphelele Fassi

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