• Changes up front for Cheetahs

    The Free State Cheetahs will field a new front row for their clash with the EP Kings in Bloemfontein on Saturday.

    The changes see props Tom Botha and Ox Nche taking over from Johan Coetzee and Charles Marais respectively, while Namibian Torsten van Jaarsveld replaces Jacques du Toit at hooker.

    Scrumhalf Tian Meyer will continue to captain the side in the absence of the injured Francois Venter.

    Free State Cheetahs – 15 Clayton Blommetjies, 14 Rayno Benjamin, 13 Nico Lee, 12 William Small-Smith, 11 Raymond Rhule, 10 Fred Zeilinga, 9 Tian Meyer (c), 8 Niell Jordaan, 7 Uzair Cassiem, 6 Paul Schoeman, 5 Reniel Hugo, 4 Carl Wegner, 3 Tom Botha, 2 Torsten van Jaarsveld, 1 Ox Nche.
    Subs: 16 Jacques du Toit, 17 Charles Marais, 18 Justin Basson, 19 Henco Venter, 20 Shaun Venter, 21 Niel Marais, 22 Michael van der Spuy.
     
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    Craig Lewis