Nche starts for Cheetahs

Date published: September 29 2016

The Free State Cheetahs have made a couple of changes to the team for their last league match, against the Griquas in Bloemfontein on Saturday.

In the back-line, Raymond Rhule comes back onto the left wing in place of Sergeal Petersen with Rayno Benjamin starting on the right wing.

In the back-row, Henco Venter comes in for Paul Schoeman in the six jersey and in the front-row Ox Nche replaces Charles Marais at loose-head prop.

On the bench, Torsen Van Jaarsveld provides cover at hooker, Charles Marais covers Prop, Willem Serfontein will fill the eighteen jersey and William Small-Smith will act as a replacement Utility-back.

Free State Cheetahs: 15 Clayton Blommetjies, 14 Rayno Benjamin, 13 Francois Venter (c), 12 Nico Lee, 11 Raymond Rhule, 10 Niel Marais, 9 Shaun Venter, 8 Niell Jordaan, 7 Uzair Cassiem, 6 Henco Venter, 5 Reniel Hugo, 4 Justin Basson, 3 Johan Coetzee, 2 Jacques du Toit, 1 Ox Nche
Replacements: 16 Torsten van Jaarsveld, 17 Charles Marais, 18 Willem Serfontein, 19 Tienie Burger, 20 Zee Mkhabela, 21 Fred Zeilinga, 22 William Small-Smith

Date: Saturday, 31 September 2016
Time: 14:00 (12:00 GMT) 
Venue: Toyota Stadium, Bloemfontein
Referee: Cwengile Jadezweni
Assistant Referees: Lourens van der Merwe, Jaco Kotze
TMO: JJ Wagner