Two changes from Cheetahs

03rd Sep 2014, 14:17

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Strong last week: Blommetjies

Strong last week: Blommetjies

Free State Cheetahs coach Rory Duncan has made two changes to his starting line-up that will tackle the Pumas in Bloemfontein.

Free State Cheetahs head coach Rory Duncan has made two changes to his starting line-up that will tackle the Pumas in Bloemfontein on Saturday.

Pieter-Steyn de Wet has replaced Willie du Plessis in the fly-half jersey, after coming off the replacements bench in Kimberley last week.

Elsewhere, Phillipus du Plessis comes in for Joubert Engelbrecht and will make his first Currie Cup start since returning from Montpellier.

Free State Cheetahs: 15 Clayton Blommetjies, 14 Rayno Benjamin, 13 Phillipus du Plessis, 12 Francois Venter, 11 Raymond Rhule, 10 Pieter-Steyn de Wet, 9 Sarel Pretorius, 8 Jean Cook, 7 Neil Claassen, 6 Tienie Burger, 5 Francois Uys, 4 Henco Venter, 3 Rudolph Botha, 2 Torsten van Jaarsveld (captain), 1 Kevin Stevens.
Replacements: 16 Abraham le Roux, 17 George Marich, 18 Werner Lourens, 19 Vincent Jobo, 20 Shaun Venter, 21 Willie du Plessis, 22 Joubert Engelbrecht.

Date: Saturday, September 6
Kick-off: 15.00 (13.00 GMT)
Venue: Free State Stadium, Bloemfontein
Referee: Craig Joubert
Assistant referees: Gerrie de Bruin, Jaco Kotze
TMO: JJ Wagner