Currie Cup

Three changes for Griquas ahead of Lions clash



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The Griquas have named their team to take on the Golden Lions at GWK Park in Kimberley on Saturday, with prop Janro van Niekerk and flank Wesley Wilkins both unavailable due to injury.

Van Niekerk will be replaced by Steph Roberts. Wilkins, who has failed to recover for a knee injury in time for the clash against the table-topping Lions, will be replaced by Justin Downey.

Meanwhile, in the only other change, veteran centre JP Nel replaces Walter Venter in the backline.


15 Willie le Roux, 14 Jannie Boshoff, 13 Jean Stemmet, 12 JP Nel, 11 Rocco Jansen, 10 Francois Brummer, 9 Marnus Hugo, 8 Leon Karemaker, 7 Justin Downey, 6 Marnus Schoeman, 5 Martin Muller, 4 Rynhardt Landman, 3 Lourens Adriaanse, 2 Ryno Barnes (captain), 1 Steph Roberts.

Replacements: 16 Matt Dobson, 17 Ivann Espag, 18 Edwin Hewitt, 19 Jaco Nepgen, 20 Jacques Coetzee, 21 Marnitz Boshoff, 22 Walter Venter.

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