Springbok wing Jongi Nokwe and centre Corné Uys are fit and have been included in the Cheetahs 22-man squad for Sunday’s Super 14 match against the Reds in Brisbane.
OFM Sport reports that Springbok flanks Juan Smith and Heinrich Brussow have also been declared fit after sustaining injuries against the Western Force last Friday.
Coach Naka Drotske will finalise his starting XV later. Top accommodate the two returning backs, Bjorn Basson and Hanno Coetzee drop out from last week’s match 22.
The 22 players are:
Hennie Daniller; Fabian Juries, Piet van Zyl, Corné Uys, Jacques-Louis Potgieter, Danwel Demas, Jongi Nokwe; Meyer Bosman, Tewis de Bruyn, Sarel Pretorius.
Frans Viljoen, Juan Smith (capt.), Hendro Scholtz, Heinrich Brüssow, David de Villiers, Wayne van Heerden, Nico Breedt, Bees Roux, Adriaan Strauss, Richardt Strauss, Wian du Preez, en Kobus Calldo.