Toyota Cheetahs vs Stormers

Posted on Thursday, 30 Mar 2017

Toyota Cheetahs vs Stormers

The Toyota Cheetahs will be taking on the DHL Stormers in Cape Town on Saturday. The match kicks off at 15:05. Coach Franco Smith has announced his team with the inclusion of newly signed Luther Obi. Obi will be making his Vodacom Super Rugby debut when he runs onto the field.

Changes to the team from last week:

  • Charles Marais and Ox Nche swaps places with Marais starting on loosehead prop and Nche on the replacement bench.
  • Armandt Koster will be replacing Justin Basson on lock.
  • Niel Marais and Nico Lee swaps places with Marais starting as centre and Nico Lee on the bench.
  • Sergeal Petersen will be making his return after a knee injury, replacing JW Jonker who stepped in for him last week.
  • Obi Luther will be replacing Ryno Benjamin on the bench and making his Vodacom Super Rugby debut when he gets called onto the field.

The referee for the game is Rasta Rasivhenge. He will be assisted by Quintin Immelman and Cwengile Jadezweni. The TMO is Shaun Veldsman.

Toyota Cheetahs vs DHL Stormers

1 April 2017, 15:05

DHL Newlands

  1. Charles Marais
  2. Torsten van Jaarsveld
  3. Johan Coetzee
  4. Armandt Koster
  5. Francois Uys
  6. Paul Schoeman
  7. Oupa Mohoje
  8. Henco Venter
  9. Shaun Venter
  10. Fred Zeilinga
  11. Raymond Rhule
  12. Niel Marais
  13. Francois Venter (c )
  14. Sergeal Petersen
  15. Clayton Blommetjies


  1. Elandré Huggett
  2. Ox Nche
  3. Tom Botha
  4. Carl Wegner
  5. Niell Jordaan
  6. Tian Meyer
  7. Nico Lee
  8. Luther Obi?
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