Rudolph Jacobs
Rugby Journalist
1 minute read
27 Aug 2014
12:05 pm

Cheetahs make one change for Griquas clash

Rudolph Jacobs

Cheetahs coach Rory Duncan announced just one change to his team on Wednesday morning to face Griquas in Kimberley this Saturday.

FILE PICTURE: Rory Duncan and Barend Pieterse during the Super 14 match between Vodacom Cheetahs and Hurricans from Absa Park in Kimberley, South Africa. Photo by Duif du Toit / Gallo Images

At lock Henco Venter has replaced Carl Wegner, while Waltie Vermeulen comes onto the bench in the place of Venter.

The Cheetahs, who lost 19-16 to the Sharks in Durban last weekend, beat Griquas 34-27 in Bloemfontein two weeks ago.

Kickoff is 3pm on Saturday.

Cheetahs: Clayton Blommetjies, Ryno Benjamin, Francois Venter, Joubert Engelbrecht, Raymond Rhule, Willie du Plessis, Sarel Pretorius, Jean Cook, Neil Claassen, Tienie Burger, Francois Uys, Henco Venter, Dolph Botha, Torsten van Jaarsveld (capt), Kevin Stevens.

Bench: AJ le Roux, George Marich, Waltie Vermeulen, Vincent Jobo, Shaun Venter, Pieter-Steyn de Wet, JP du Plessis.