DHL Stormers name strong side

PUBLISHED: February 29, 2012

Allister Coetzee named a strong side to take on the Sharks at DHL Newlands on Saturday at 19h10.

Juan De Jongh returns to action this week in the number 13 jersey, with Habana returning to wing, van den Heever dropping down to the bench and Burton Francis falling out of the match 22.

Peter Grant is back from Japan and will play off the bench with Gary van Aswegen retaining the 10 jersey. Nizaam Carr is included on the bench for the injured Schalk Burger, with Siya Kolisi rewarded with a start in the 6 jersey.

The team to play is:

15. Joe Pietersen
14. Gio Aplon
13. Juan de Jongh
12. Jean de Villiers (C)
11. Bryan Habana
10. Gary van Aswegen
9. Dewaldt Duvenage
8. Nick Koster
7. Duane Vermeulen
6. Siya Kolisi
5. Andries Bekker (VC)
4. Eben Etzebeth
3. Brok Harris
2. Tiaan Liebenberg
1. Steven Kitshoff

16. Scarra Ntubeni
17. Frans Malherbe
18. De Kock Steenkamp
19. Nizaam Carr
20. Louis Schreuder
21. Peter Grant
22. Gerhard van den Heever

Referee: Mark Lawrence

Match Schedule:
19h10: DHL Stormers vs Sharks
17h00: Gates Open

Tickets available online from TicketPros, or at PostNet outlets, as well as at the stadium.