Sylvian Mahuza has shifted from wing to fullback in one of three changes to the Golden Lions’ starting XV to face Free State in Johannesburg on Saturday.
Fullback Andries Coetzee has been rested after a heavy workload, with Madosh Tambwe coming in on the right wing.
There are two changes to the pack as Pieter Jansen replaces Corné Fourie at hooker, while experienced tighthead Jacobie Adriaanse comes in for Johannes Jonker.
Young tighthead prop Stephen Bhasera will make his Currie Cup debut if he comes off the bench.
Golden Lions – 15 Sylvian Mahuza, 14 Madosh Tambwe, 13 Lionel Mapoe, 12 Howard Mnisi, 11 Courtnall Skosan, 10 Shaun Reynolds, 9 Dillon Smit, 8 Hacjivah Dayimani, 7 Len Massyn, 6 James Venter, 5 Marvin Orie (c), 4 Rhyno Herbst, 3 Jacobie Adriaanse, 2 Pieter Jansen, 1 Sti Sithole.
Subs: 16 Corné Fourie, 17 Danie Mienie, 18 Stephen Bhasera, 19 Reinhard Nothnagel, 20 Vincent Tshituka, 21 Bradley Thain, 22 Wandisile Simelane.
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