SA Rugby have confrmed that both Frans Steyn and Coenie Oosthuizen have failed fitness tests and will not take part in tomorrow’s test match against the Wallabies at Loftus.
As a result, Jaco Taute will make his Bok debut in the number 13 jersey tomorrow, with Jean de Villiers moving into the number 12 shirt vacated by Steyn.
Pat Cilliers will be on the bench in Oosthuizen’s place, with Juan de Jongh coming into the number 21 jersey.
South African – revised: 15 Zane Kirchner, 14 Bryan Habana, 13 Jaco Taute, 12 Jean de Villiers (captain), 11 Francois Hougaard, 10 Johan Goosen, 9 Ruan Pienaar, 8 Duane Vermeulen, 7 Willem Alberts, 6 Francois Louw, 5 Andries Bekker, 4 Eben Etzebeth, 3 Jannie du Plessis, 2 Adriaan Strauss, 1 Tendai Mtawarira.
Replacements: 16 Tiaan Liebenberg, 17 Pat Cilliers, 18 Flip van der Merwe, 19 Marcell Coetzee, 20 Elton Jantjies, 21 Juan de Jongh, 22 Pat Lambie.