Cheetahs change 2 for Force visit
Cape Town - Franco
Smith has made a few changes to his team to play the Force in
Bloemfontein this Saturday since their last match before the
Loosehead prop Ox Nche will take Charles Marais's place in the
starting line-up and will link up with Maks van Dyk and Torsten van
With Lood de Jager out injured Carl Wegner will fill
the Springboks giant's shoes.
The rest of the changes are all on the bench with Joseph Dweba
donning the No 16 jersey. The former SA Under-20 player could get his first cap
in Super Rugby for the Cheetahs if called upon to replace van Jaarsveld.
Reniel Hugo, Henco Venter, George Whitehead and William
Small-Smith all return from injury.
The only players to retain their
positions on the bench are Luan de Bruin and Shaun Venter.
15 Clayton Blommetjies, 14 Sergeal Petersen, 13 Francois Venter (captain), 12 Michael van der Spuy, 11 Raymond
Rhule, 10 Fred Zeilinga, 9 Tian Meyer, 8 Uzair Cassiem, 7 Oupa Mohoje, 6
Paul Schoeman, 5 Francois Uys, 4 Carl Wegner, 3 Maks van Dyk, 2
Torsten van Jaarsveld, 1 Ox Nche
Substitutes:16 Joseph Dweba, 17 Luan de Bruin, 18
Johan Coetzee, 19 Reniel Hugo, 20 Henco Venter, 21 Shaun Venter, 22
George Whitehead, 23 William Small-Smith
15 Dane Haylett-Petty, 14 Luke Morahan, 13 Junior Rasolea, 12 Kyle Godwin,
11 Marcel Brache, 10 Jono Lance, 9 Ian Prior, 8 Angus Cottrell, 7 Chris
Alcock, 6 Brynard Stander, 5 Adam Coleman, 4 Ross Haylett-Petty, 3
Tetera Faulkner, 2 Harry Scoble, 1 Pek Cowan (captain)
16 Anaru Rangi, 17 Francois van Wyk, 18 Guy Millar, 19 Rory Walton, 20
Richard Hardwick, 21 Ryan Louwrens, 22 Peter Grant, 23 Semisi Masirewa