John Plumtree has named his squad to take on the Brumbies this weekend.
John Smit moves back to tighthead with Bismarck Du Plessis taking up his spot at hooker.Beast Mtawarira will be the starting loosehead.
Craig Burden gets his first taste of the matchday 22 while Ali Hargreaves get the number 18 jersey after flying in to join the squad this week.
Sharks –15 Stefan Terblanche, 14 Odwa Ndungane, 13 Adrian Jacobs, 12 Riaan Swanepoel, 11 JP Pietersen, 10 Andy Goode, 9 Ruan Pienaar, 8 Ryan Kankowski, 7 Willem Alberts, 6 Jacques Botes, 5 Johann Muller, 4 Steven Sykes, 3 John Smit (c), 2 Bismarck du Plessis, 1 Beast Mtawarira.
Subs: 16 Craig Burden, 17 Jannie du Plessis, 18 Alistair Hargreaves, 19 Jean Deysel, 20 Keegan Daniel , 21 Rory Kockott, 22 Waylon Murray.