Johannesburg’s Lions have named an unchanged starting Super Rugby team to play Auckland’s Blues at Emirates (Ellis) Park Stadium this weekend.
While the Lions have named starting team there are three changes on the replacements bench for this weekend.
Ashlon Davids, Kwagga Smith and Hacjivah Dayimani coming on the bench as replacements.
The Lions lead the Super rugby standings after playing three matches but the Rebels and Crusaders are hot on their heels having secured bonus point wins on both of their matches.
The Lions have only secured two bonus points wins from their three matches played.
15 Andries Coetzee, 14 Sylvian Mahuza, 13 Lionel Mapoe, 12 Rohan Janse van Rensburg 11 Aphiwe Dyantyi, 10 Elton Jantjies, 9 Ross Cronje, 8 Warren Whiteley (captain), 7 Franco Mostert, 6 Cyle Brink, 5 Marvin Orie, 4 Andries Ferreira, 3 Ruan Dreyer, 2 Malcolm Marx, 1 Jacques van Rooyen
Replacements: 16 Robbie Coetzee, 17 Dylan Smith, 18 Jacobie Adriaanse, 19 Lourens Erasmus, 20 Albertus Kwagga Smith, 21 Ashlon Davids, 22 Harold Vorster, 23.Hacjivah Dayimani