Peter de Villiers has announced his squad to take on the Scottish at Murrayfield on Saturday.
The suspension of Bjorn Basson and Chiliboy Ralapelle means that Zane Kirchner starts at fullback with Gio Aplon moving to right wing. Adriaan Strauss takes up Ralapelle’s place on the bench.
The other changes see Francois Hougaard replacing Ruan Pienaar on the bench and Ryan Kankowski gets his first start on tour at the back the scrum with Pierre Spies moving out of the 22 altogether.
Here is the team:
15. Zane Kirchner, 14. Gio Aplon, 13. Francois Steyn, 12. Jean de Villiers, 11. Lwazi Mvovo, 10. Morne Steyn, 9. Francois Hougaard, 8. Ryan Kankowski, 7. Juan Smith, 6. Deon Stegmann, 5. Victor Matfield (C), 4. Bakkies Botha, 3. Jannie du Plessis, 2. Bismarck du Plesses, 1. Beast
Reserves: 16. Adriaan Strauss, 17. CJ van der Linde, 18.Flip van der Merwe, 19. Willem Alberts, 20. Ruan Pienaar, 21. Pat Lambie, 22. Adi Jacobs
*** Bryan Habana fractured his hand in practice this morning and has been ruled out of the rest of the tour, his place in the starting lineup goes to Lwazi Mvovo, Adi Jacobs takes his spot on the bench.
Sharksworld would like to wish Lwazi well for his test debut and hopes he gets to round it off with a spectacular try like only he knows how to score.Tweet