Griquas coach Peter Engledow has made four changes to his pack for Saturday’s match against the Free State Cheetahs in Kimberley.
Props Ewald van der Westhuizen and Liam Henricks, as well as hooker Wilmar Arnoldi (who impressed for Maties in the Varsity Cup), earn their first starts of the Currie Cup campaign.
No 8 Jonathan Janse van Rensburg replaces Conway Pretorius, who drops out of the match 22.
Griquas – 15 AJ Coertzen, 14 Ederies Arendse, 13 Kyle Steyn (captain), 12 Andre Swarts, 11 Enver Brandt, 10 George Whitehead, 9 Christiaan Meyer, 8 Jonathan Janse van Rensburg, 7 Sias Koen, 6 Eital Bredenkamp, 5 Pieter Jansen van Vuren, 4 Wandile Putuma, 3 Ewald van der Westhuizen, 2 Wilmar Arnoldi, 1 Liam Hendricks.
Subs: 16 AJ le Roux, 17 Nicolaas Oosthuizen, 18 FP Pelser, 19 Wendal Wehr, 20 Zak Burger, 21 Stephan Janse van Rensburg, 22 Christopher Bosch.
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