Pretorius back at No 9 for Cheetahs
Cape Town - Cheetahs coach Naka Drotske has
named his team to tackle the Force in a Super Rugby encounter in Perth on
Drotske made two changes to the team that
lost 20-3 to the Brumbies in Canberra last weekend.
Up front, BG Uys starts at loosehead prop, with
Danie Minnie moving to the bench.
Sarel Pretorius is also back at scrumhalf,
with Tian Meyer dropping down to the bench.
Pretorius did well when he came off the
bench against the Brumbies last week. He returned to the Cheetahs squad after
missing a few games due to his wife giving birth to their second child.
Australia’s Rohan Hoffmann will be the
referee for the clash at nib Stadium, which is scheduled to kick off at 13:45
15 Willie le Roux, 14 Cornal Hendricks, 13
Johann Sadie, 12 Francois Venter, 11 Raymond Rhule, 11 Joe Pietersen, 9 Sarel
Pretorius, 8 Willie Britz, 7 Boom Prinsloo, 6 Heinrich Brussow, 5 Francois Uys
(captain), 4 Carl Wegner, 3 Coenie Oosthuizen, 2 Torsten van Jaarsveld, 1 BG
Substitutes: 16 Stephan Coetzee, 17 Danie
Minnie, 18 Maks van Dyk, 19 Steven Sykes, 20 Tienie Burger, 21 Tian Meyer, 22
Willie du Plessis, 23 Rayno Benjamin