Griquas include 4 debutants in starting XV

The GWK Griquas have announced their team to play the Sharks this Friday at Growth Point Kings Park in their opening ABSA Currie Cup Premier Division clash. They have included 4 debutants in the starting XV and 2 more on the bench.

Ryna Barnes will captain the side with Hilton Lobberts (lock), Howard Mnisi (Centre), Nico Scheepers (Wing) and Gouws Prinsloo (Fullback) set to make their debuts. On the bench Carel Greef (Forward) and Du Randt Gerber (Back) will make their debuts should they come on during the game.

The Griquas team also includes Springbok, Lourens Adriaanse and Francois Brummer will once again play at flyhalf. JP Nel brings his experience to the midfield at outside centre. Willie le Roux is however not available due to Springbok duty.

GWK Griquas Team: 1. Steph Roberts, 2. Ryno Barnes (Capt), 3. Lourens Adriaanse, 4. Hilton Lobberts*, 5. Ligtoring Landman, 6. Marnus Schoeman, 7. Jaco Nepgen, 8. Burger Schoeman, 9. Jacques Coetzee, 10. Francois Brummer, 11. PJ Vermeulen, 12. Howard Mnisi*, 13. JP Nel, 14. Nico Scheepers*, 15. Gouws Prinsloo*. Replacements: 16. Matthew Dobson, 17. Nick Schonert, 18. Jonathan Adendorf, 19. Carel Greeff*, 20. Marnus Hugo, 21. Du Randt Gerber*, 22. Rocco Jansen


About Dave

I totally love sport. Rugby, cricket and soccer, but my first love will always be rugby. Other than sport I write my own poems and other interestings articles. I also love cooking. A man of many talents. When it come to Cricket I'm a Cape Cobras, Kolkata Knight Riders and Proteas supporter. Soccer there is only one team and that is Man United and Germany internationally. Other than that I'm a loving father and husband.

Posted on August 6, 2013, in Currie Cup Rugby. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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