Bees Roux gets a start

Written by Johannes Grundlingh (Lassy_lion)

Posted in :Currie Cup, Lions, Original Content, Reader Submissions on 10 Sep 2013 at 14:58
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Lions coach Johan Ackermann announced his team which faces the Cheetahs in round six of the Currie Cup.

He has made four changes to the team that beat the Griquas last week.

Bees Roux gets a start for the first time since joining the Lions in August and sees Jacques Van Rooyen dropping to the bench and Willie Wepener starting ahead of Robbie Coetzee witch drops to the bench to provide cover there. CJ van der Linde also start this week to complete a complete new front row.

The only other change is Warwick Tacklenburg starting ahead of Jaco Kriel.

The backline stays the same as last week against the Griquas.

1. CJ van der Linde
2. Willie Wepener
3. Bees Roux
4. Ruan Venter
5. Franco van der Merwe
6. Warwick Tecklenberg
7. Derek Minnie (C)
8. Willie Britz
9. Tian Meyer
10. Elton Jantjies
11. Antony Volmink
12. Dylan Des Fountain
13. Robert De Bruyn
14. Andries Coetzee
15. Marnitz Boshoff

16. Robbie Coetzee
17. Jacques v Rooyen
18. Hugo Kloppers
19. Jaco Kriel
20. Ross Cronje
21. Deon Helberg
22. Ruhan Nel


  • Anyone knows what happened to Martin Bezuidenhout?

  • Comment 1, posted at 10.09.13 15:06:11 by R Hayward Reply
  • @R Hayward (Comment 1) : I am not sure but I think he is still injured… Sure I read something somewhere about it.

  • Comment 2, posted at 10.09.13 15:19:38 by Lassy_lion Reply
  • The Lions can win this one!!!!! Go Lions. Make us proud

  • Comment 3, posted at 10.09.13 16:55:34 by Mutley Reply

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