Springbok coach Peter de Villiers has named his squad for the important Tri Nations match in Hamilton this weekend.
The Bok coach has made just one change to the starting fifteen with France bound Francois Steyn coming in at number 15 with Ruan Pienaar dropping to the bench.
Pierre Spies and Bryan Habana are both expected to overcome their injury concerns and take up their spots in the starting lineup adding that the Bok medical staff had worked overtime to ensure that the two players would be ready for Saturdays crucial encounter.
The Springbok 22
15 Frans Steyn, 14 Odwa Ndungane, 13 Jaque Fourie, 12 Jean de Villiers, 11 Bryan Habana, 10 Morné Steyn, 9 Fourie du Preez, 8 Pierre Spies, 7 Juan Smith, 6 Heinrich Brüssow, 5 Victor Matfield, 4 Bakkies Botha, 3 John Smit (captain), 2 Bismarck du Plessis, 1 Tendai Mtawarira. Reserves: 16 Chiliboy Ralepelle, 17 Jannie du Plessis, 18 Danie Rossouw, 19 Schalk Burger, 20 Ricky Januarie, 21 Adi Jacobs, 22 Ruan Pienaar.Tweet