The Cheetahs will play the Highlanders on Friday evening with the same team that they tackled the Hurricanes with last week in Kimberley.
Kick-off is at 10:10 SA time on Friday in Bloemfontein.
Flyhalf Jacques-Louis Potgieter has still not recovered from his groin injury and was not considered for the match. He is expected to be available for the match against the Sharks next weekend.
Cheetahs: Hennie Daniller; Eddie Fredericks, JW Jonker, Meyer Bosman, Jongi Nokwe, Conrad Barnard, Falie Oelschig, Duanne Vermeulen, Juan Smith (Capt), Heinrich Brussow, Barend Pieterse, Rory Duncan, CJ van der Linde, Adriaan Strauss, Wian du Preez.
Replacements: Richardt Strauss, Bees Roux, David de Villiers, Hendro Scholtz, Tewis de Bruyn, Hendrik Meyer, Bevin Fortuin.