Kotze back at No.10 for Boland
TEAM ANNOUNCEMENT: Boland head coach Brent Janse van Rensburg has shuffled his team for their clash against the Blue Bulls at Boland Stadium in Wellington on Friday.
After starting at fullback in the loss to Griquas two weeks ago, Theuns Kotze moves to flyhalf and replaces Adriaan Carelse, who moves to fullback.
In the midfield Gerrit van Wyk moves into the No.13 jersey in place of Robbie Louw, while Logan Basson replaces Sergio Torrens on the wing.
In the pack, Zandre Jordaan replaces Jacques Engelbrecht at No.8, with the latter moving to blindside flank in place of Shaun McDonald, who shifts to the second row. Keenan Cronje completes the back row.
In the front row, Basil short returns to the front row in place of Enoch Mnyaka.
Boland: 15 Adriaan Carelse, 14 Logan Basson, 13 Gerrit van Wyk, 12 Christopher Bosch, 11 Danwel Demas, 10 Theuns Kotze, 9. Marnus Hugo, 8 Zandré Jordaan, 7 Jacques Engelbrecht, 6 Keenan Cronje, 5 Joubert Horn, 4 Shaun McDonald, 3 Basil Short, 2 Clemen Lewis (captain), 1 Stephanus Wessels.
Replacements: 16 Francois Esterhuyzen, 17 Enoch Mnyaka, 18 Francois Hanekom, 19 Wayne Wilschut, 20 Hanno Kitshoff, 21 Gerhard Jordaan, 22 Robbie Louw.
Date: Friday, September 23
Venue: Boland Stadium, Wellington
Kick-off: 15.00 (13.00 GMT)
Referee: Shuhei Kubo (Japan)
Assistant referees: Marius van der Westhuizen, Aimee Barrett
TMO: Joey Klaaste-Salmans