Cheetahs Change Eight For Lions

 

Free State Cheetahs coach Franco Smith has made eight changes to his match day squad for Saturday’s Absa Currie Cup clash against the Golden Lions at the Free State Stadium in Bloemfontein.  Smith has replaced Rayno Benjamin with Tertius Kruger at centre, Sias Ebersohn is included in the starting line-up and trades places with Fred Zeilenga, Zee Mkhabela and Shaun Venter also swap places, Gerhard Olivier will be replacing Niell Jordaan at eighthman, Vincent Jobo is selected at flank while Freddy Ngoza replaces Armandt Koster who is sidelined due to a knee injury and Willem Serfontein and De Wet Kruger are new on the bench. 

Tickets for the match are R60 for the main stand, R50 for adults on the open stand.  Students pay R30 and kids R20.  Adults and students get R10 discount per ticket purchased at the ticket office before match day.

The Cheetahs match day squad is as follows: 

15

Full back

Blommetjies

Clayton

14

Right wing

Petersen

Sergeal

13

Right centre

Venter

Francois ( c )

12

Left centre

Kruger

Tertius

11

Left wing

Rhule

Raymond

10

Fly half

Ebersohn

Sias

9

Scrum half

Mkhabela

Zee

8

Number eight

Olivier

Gerhard

7

Right flanker

Jordaan

Niell

6

Left flanker

Jobo

Vincent

5

Right lock

Hugo

Reniel ( vc )

4

Left lock

Ngoza

Freddy

3

Tight head prop

De Bruin

Luan

2

Hooker

Du Toit

Jacques

1

Loose head prop

Nieuwoudt

Teunis

Replacements

16

Hooker

Rautenbach

Neil

17

Prop

Uys

BG

18

Utility Forward

Serfontein

Willem

19

Utility Forward

Kruger

De Wet

20

Utility back

Benjamin

Ryno

21

Utility back

Venter

Shaun

22

Utility back

Zeilinga

Fred