Griquas change props for Bulls

Wed, 14 Sep 2016 14:01
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TEAM ANNOUNCEMENT: Griquas head coach Peter Engledow has made three changes to his side to face the Blue Bulls in the Currie Cup clash in Pretoria on Friday.

Griquas consolidated their position in the top four after a 46-22 victory over the Boland in Round Six and currently occupy fourth position in the standings.

Lock Mzwanele Zito will start at No.4 replacing utility forward Wandile Putuma, who set to start on the bench while in the front row, prop Stephan Kotze replaces Chase Morison.

Loosehead prop Steph Roberts comes in for Devon Martinus who moves to the bench.

Griquas: 15 Adriaan Coertzen (captain), 14 Ederies Arendse, 13 Johnathan Francke, 12 Clinton Swart, 11 Alshaun Bock, 10 Elgar Watts, 9 Rudi van Rooyen, 8 Jason Fraser, 7 Sias Koen, 6 Wendal Wehr, 5 Jonathan Janse van Rensburg, 4 Mzwanele Zito, 3 Stephan Kotze , 2 Abraham Le Roux, 1 Steph Roberts.
Replacements: 16 Marius Fourie, 17 Devon Martinus, 18 Wandile Putuma, 19 Jonathan Adendorf, 20 Renier Botha, 21 Andre Swart, 22 Eric Zana.

Date: Friday, September 16
Venue: Loftus Versfeld, Pretoria
Kick-off: 19.00 (17.00 GMT)
Referee: Quinton Immelman
Assistant referees: Stephan Geldenhuys, Jaco Pretorius
TMO: Johan Greeff

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