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Cheetahs make injury enforced changes

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The Cheetahs will play their last game before they leave on March the 27th this weekend against the Reds in Bloemfontein.


Riaan Viljoen will be replacing Hennie Daniller, who has kidney injury while Lionel Mapoe has been ruled out with a shoulder injury for the next four months.


Frans Viljoen sustained a cheekbone injury against the Stormers and will be out for an estimated six weeks.


The new men to turn out for the Cheetahs are Wilmaure Louw and Skipper Badenhorst. Ashley Johnson also makes his return to the team.


The Cheetahs next home game will be against the Blues on May 1.


Kick-off is at 19:10 local time.


Cheetahs team:


Wian du Preez, Adriaan Strauss, WP Nel, Nico Breedt, Waltie Vermeulen, Hendro Scholtz, Juan Smith ( c ), Ashley Johnson, Sarel Pretorius, Naas Olivier, Jongi Nokwe, Meyer Bosman ( vc ), Robert Ebersohn, Danwel Demas, Riaan Viljoen


Reserves: Skipper Badenhorst, Coenie Oosthuizen, Barend Pieterse, Kabamba Floors, Tewis de Bruyn, Corné Uys, Wilmaure Louw

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