Late change for Cheetahs

16th May 2014, 14:56

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Riaan Smit: Comes in for Raymond Rhule

Riaan Smit: Comes in for Raymond Rhule

The Cheetahs were forced to make a late change to their squad ahead of Saturday's clash with the Brumbies in Bloemfontein.

The Cheetahs were forced to make a late change to their matchday squad ahead of Saturday's clash with the Brumbies in Bloemfontein.

Wing Raymond Rhule is still battling to overcome an ankle injury sustained in last weekend's loss to the Western Force and his place on the replacements bench has been taken by utility back Riaan Smit.

Cornal Hendricks will start on the right wing.

Cheetahs (revised): 15 Hennie Daniller, 14 Cornal Hendricks, 13 Johann Sadie, 12 Rayno Benjamin, 11 Willie le Roux, 10 Johan Goosen, 9 Shaun Venter, 8 Johannes Prinsloo, 7 Teboho Mohoje, 6 Heinrich Brüssow, 5 Francois Uys, 4 Boela Serfontein, 3 Coenie Oosthuizen, 2 Adriaan Strauss (captain), 1 Caylib Oosthuizen.
Replacements: 16 Torsten van Jaarsveld, 17 Trevor Nyakane, 18 Nicolaas van Dyk, 19 Carel Greeff, 20 Waltie Vermeulen, 21 Renier Botha, 22 Elgar Watts, 23 Riaan Smit.

Date: Saturday, May 17
Kick-off: 19:10 local (18:10 BST, 17:10 GMT)
Venue: Free State Stadium, Bloemfontein
Referee: Marius van der Westhuizen (South Africa)
Assistant referees: Lourens van der Merwe (South Africa), Francois de Bruin (South Africa)
Television match official: Johan Greeff (South Africa)