Android app on Google Play

recent posts

Like Sharksworld?

We'd love a contribution towards the running costs...
How much do you like Sharksworld?
Message to the webmaster

recent comments

Currie Cup Log

Team Points
Premier Division
Xerox Golden Lions 10 10 48
Vodacom Blue Bulls 10 8 39
DHL Western Province 10 7 35
Toyota Free State Cheetahs 10 3 24
Cell C Sharks 10 4 22
Steval Pumas 10 3 17
Eastern Province Kings 10 2 12
ORC Griquas 10 1 8
Full log

Categories

Archives

Copyright

© 2008-2012 Sharksworld.

Originally based on a design by Upstart Blogger.

Sport Blogs - BlogCatalog Blog Directory My Zimbio

Error: Unable to create directory wp-content/uploads/2019/08. Is its parent directory writable by the server?

Two changes to Bok starting team


Written by Rob Otto (robdylan)

Posted in :Original Content, Springboks on 18 Jun 2014 at 12:06
Tagged with : , , , , , , , , ,

Bok coach Heyneke Meyer has named a largely unchanged starting team for this weekend’s second test against Wales at the Mbombela Stadium in Nelspruit.

Bakkies Botha drops out of the pack due to injury, with Flip van der Merwe coming straight in at number 4 to partner Victor Matfield – the latter breaking John Smit’s record to become the most capped Springboks of all time with 112 appearances. Lood de Jager, who made an impressive test debut of the bench in Durban, will reprise that role this week.

The other change to the starting lineup sees Beast Mtawarira again preferred at loose head prop to Gurthro Steenkamp.

A change on the bench sees perennial Meyer favourite Wynand Olivier included in the number 22 jersey, where he replaces the injured Johan Goosen.

Springboks: 15 Willie le Rouz, 14 Cornal Hendricks, 13 JP Pietersen, 12 Jan Serfontein, 11 Bryan Habana, 10 Morne Steyn, 9 Fourie du Preez, 8 Duane Vermeulen, 7 Willem Alberts, 6 Francois Louw, 5 Victor Matfield (captain), 4 Flip van der Merwe, 3 Jannie du Plessis, 2 Bismarck du Plessis, 1 Beast Mtawarira
Subs: 16 Schalk Brits, 17 Gurthro Steenkamp, 18 Coenie Oosthuizen, 19 Lood de Jager, 20 Schalk Burger, 21 Ruan Pienaar, 22 Wynand Olivier, 23 Lwazi Mvovo



126 Comments

Add Comment

You must be logged in to post a comment.