Dagg blow for Crusaders

Sat, 30 Mar 2013 04:29
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Fullback Israel Dagg has been withdrawn from the Crusaders team to play the Stormers on Saturday.

Dagg has been withdrawn as a precautionary measure as a result of a tight hamstring.

Tom Marshall will move to fullback, while Zac Guildford will take up the wing.

Shane Christie moves onto the bench, giving him the opportunity to make his debut for the Crusaders if he makes the field.

Crusaders - revised: 15 Tom Marshall, 14 Zac Guildford, 13 Robbie Fruean, 12 Ryan Crotty, 11 Johnny McNicholl, 10 Tyler Bleyendaal, 9 Willi Heinz, 8 Luke Whitelock, 7 Matt Todd, 6 George Whitelock (captain), 5 Samuel Whitelock, 4 Luke Romano, 3 Owen Franks, 2 Corey Flynn, 1 Wyatt Crockett.
Replacements: 16 Ben Funnell, 17 Joe Moody, 18 Dominic Bird, 19 Jordan Taufua, 20 Andy Ellis, 21 Adam Whitelock, 22 Shane Christie.

Date: Saturday, March 30
Venue: Newlands, Cape Town
Kick-off: 19.10 (17.10 GMT)
Referee: Craig Joubert (South Africa)
Assistant referees: Stuart Berry (South Africa), Linston Manuel (South Africa)
TMO: Shaun Veldsman (South Africa)