Howard Mnisi will lead the Golden Lions against the Eastern Province Kings at Ellis Park on Saturday.
Regular captain Warren Whiteley pulled out late with a calf strain‚ while last week’s captain Ross Cronje is being rested.
Coach Johan Ackermann made a number of changes to the team that beat the Pumas in Nelspruit last weekend‚ including bringing in Andries Coetzee to start at fullback and Jaco van der Walt in at flyhalf.
Golden Lions: Andries Coetzee‚ Ruan Combrinck‚ Stokkies Hanekom‚ Howard Mnisi (c)‚ Anthony Volmink‚ Jaco van der Walt‚ Lohan Jacobs‚ Fabian Booysen‚ Kwagga Smith‚ Stephan de Wit‚ Martin Muller‚ MB Lusaseni‚ Julian Redelinghuys‚ Malcolm Marx‚ Jacques van Rooyen
Replacements: Robbie Coetzee‚ Ruan Dreyer‚ Lourens Erasmus‚ Jano Venter‚ Ricky Schroeder‚ Marnitz Boshoff‚ Jacques Nel – The Times
Source: RDM News Wire.
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