Griquas change it up for Sharks

Wed, 13 Sep 2017 13:40
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TEAM ANNOUNCEMENT: The Griquas team to host the table-topping Sharks in a Currie Cup Round 10 match in Kimberley on Friday shows a number of changes.

Kyle Steyn comes in at centre for Tertius Kruger, while Enver Brandt replaces Koch Marx on the left wing.

The only other backline change is at flyhalf, where 10 George Whitehead comes in for Andre Swarts - who drops down to the replacement bench.

The front row has been completely revamped - with Stephan Kotze at tighthead prop in place of Nicolaas Oosthuizen, who moves to loosehead prop, with Liam Hendricks dropping down to the replacement bench.

At lock Jonathan Adendorf comes in for Shaun McDonald - who will also play off the bench.

Griquas: 15 Adriaan Coertzen (captain), 14 Ederies Arendse, 13 Kyle Steyn, 12 Johnathan Francke, 11 Enver Brandt, 10 George Whitehead, 9 Renier Botha, 8 DeWet Kruger, 7 Sias Koen, 6 Wendal Wehr, 5 Pieter Janse van Vuren, 4 Jonathan Adendorf, 3 Stephan Kotze, 2 Abraham le Roux, 1 Nicolaas Oosthuizen.
Replacements: 16 Wilmar Arnoldi, 17 Liam Hendricks, 18 Sintu Manjezi, 19 Shaun McDonald, 20 Tiaan Dorfling, 21 Andre Swarts, 22 Eric Zana.

Date: Friday, September 15
Venue: Griquas Park, Kimberley
Kick-off: 17.00 (15.00 GMT)
Referee: Anselmi Federico (Argentina)
Assistant referees: AJ Jacobs, Mpho Matsaung
TMO: Shaun Veldsman

Team to play the Cell C Sharks
TafelLager Park, Kimberley
Fri, 15 Sept.'17
Kick-Off: 17:00

 

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