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It’s Sharks v Lions at DHL Newlands.

PUBLISHED: February 1, 2011


The Sharks take on the Lions at DHL Newlands tomorrow (Tuesday night 1900). Yes that’s right, the DHL Stormers will be watching from the stands, as two up country Super Rugby teams battle it out on their turf.

The game is the 2nd in the Neo Africa Tri Series pre-season warm up tournament. The Stormers who triumphed 15-0 over the Lions in the first game, will play in the third and final game on Sat 5 Feb against the Sharks.

Both the Sharks and the Lions trained at DHL Newlands today in preparation for the tournaments 2nd fixture.

The Lions named their team to play as follows:

1. JC Janse van Rensburg
2. Martin Bezuidenhout
3. Patric Cilliers
4. George Earle
5. Franco Van Der Merwe
6. Derick Minnie
7. Joshua Strauss
8. Warren Whitely
9. Jano Vermaak
10. Andre Pretorius
11. Michael Killian
12. Deon Van Rensburg
13. Waylon Murray
14. Tonderai Chavhanga
15. Jaco Taute
16. Bandise Maku
17. Ross Geldenhuys
18. Wikus Van Heerden
19. Cobus Grobbelaar
20. Rory Kockott
21. Jannie Boshoff
22. Burton Francis
23. Edgar Maruthulle
24. Caylib Oosthuizen
25. David Bulbring
26. Dries van Schalkwyk
27. Joubert Engelbrecht
28. James Kanmana/Lionel Mapoe

The Sharks have yet to release their team.