Tremendous Rugby: Stormers make 4 modifications to face the Lions


There are 4 modifications to the Stormers beginning line-up to tackle the Lions of their Tremendous Rugby match in Johannesburg on Saturday.

Scrumhalf Godlen Masimla, unfastened ahead Juarno Augustus and prop Wilco Louw will all make their first begins of the season within the South African derby which kicks off at 3.05pm on Saturday at Ellis Park.

Masimla and Augustus are available in for the injured Herschel Jantjies and Jaco Coetzee respectively, with Johan du Toit shifting to flank from the again of the scrum.

Stormers on the street, conflict towards the Lions

Stormers centurion Frans Malherbe is among the many replacements, which embrace a fit-again JD Schickerling and scrumhalf Paul de Moist, who is about to make his first look of the season.

Stormers coach John Dobson stated that his crew face a critical problem if they’re to keep up their successful begin to the season.

“It’s all the time a troublesome project to journey as much as Johannesburg, however it’s a problem that the crew has actually embraced this week,” stated Dobson.

“We have now made a strong begin to the season at residence, however we have to again that up with good performances away from residence and that begins this weekend towards the Emirates Lions,” he stated.

Stormers crew: 15 Dillyn Leyds, 14 Sergeal Petersen, 13 Ruhan Nel, 12 Jamie Roberts, 11 Seabelo Senatla, 10 Damian Willemse, 9 Godlen Masimla, eight Juarno Augustus, 7 Pieter-Steph du Toit, 6 Johan du Toit, 5 Chris van Zyl, four Salmaan Moerat, Three Wilco Louw, 2 Scarra Ntubeni, 1 Steven Kitshoff (captain).

Replacements: 16 Chad Solomon, 17 Ali Vermaak, 18 Frans Malherbe, 19 JD Schickerling, 20 Cobus Wiese, 21 Ernst van Rhyn, 22 Paul de Moist, 23 Jean-Luc du Plessis.

By African Information Company (ANA), Enhancing by Michael Sherman

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