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Griquas change three

 Oct 02,2013
Written by: Adam Kyriacou
 

Griquas coach Pote Human has made three changes to his side's pack for the visit of the Free State Cheetahs to Kimberley on Saturday.

Tighthead prop Nico Pretorius making his debut for the provinc .on loan from the Falcons while Ewald van der  Westhuizen drops out of the match-day squad altogether.

Australian second-row Rory Arnold makes way for Dalton Davies, with the former dropping to the bench.

Elsewhere, RJ Liebenberg gets his chance to start on the blindside flank in place of Burger Schoeman, who is sidelined with through concussion.

The backline that lost heavily to the Blue Bulls in Kimberley last week remains unchanged, with the only other alteration coming on the bench, as Brummer Badenhorst gives front row backup.

Griquas: 15 Gouws Prinsloo, 14 Richard Lawson, 13 JP Nel, 12 Howard Mnisi, 11 Rocco Jansen, 10 Francois Brummer, 9 Marnus Hugo, 8 Leon Karemaker, 7 RJ Liebenberg, 6 Marnus Schoeman, 5 Jaco Nepgen, 4 Dalton Davis, 3 Nico Pretorius, 2 Ryno Barnes (captain), 1 Steph Roberts
Replacements: 16 Matthew Dobson, 17 Brummer Badenhorst, 18 Rory Arnold, 19 Patrick O'Brien, 20 Jacques Coetzee, 21 Du Randt Gerber, 22 Jean Stemmet.

Date: Saturday, October 5
Venue: GWK Park, Kimberley
Kick-off: 14.00 (12.00 GMT)
Referee: Jonathan Kaplan
Assistant referees: Louwrens van der Merwe, Francois de Bruin
TMO: Gerrie Coetzee
 

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