Bulls tweak backline

The Blue Bulls have made three changes to their backline for their Currie Cup game against Griquas in Kimberley this weekend.

All the changes for Saturday’s away match are among the backs.

Fullback Jurgen Visser and outside centre Ulrich Beyers come in for Clayton Blommetjies and Johann Sadie (who are both struggling with injury) respectively. Scrumhalf Ruan Snyman is dropped to the bench, with Rudi Paige getting his first start.

Blue Bulls – 15 Jurgen Visser, 14 Akona Ndungane, 13 Ulrich Beyers, 12 Francois Venter, 11 JJ Engelbrecht, 10 Louis Fouche, 9 Rudy Paige, 8 Dewald Potgieter (c), 7 CJ Stander, 6 Warwick Tecklenburg, 5 Grant Hattingh, 4 Wilhelm Steenkamp, 3 Werner Kruger, 2 Willie Wepener, 1 Dawie Steyn.
Subs: 16 Bongi Mbonambi, 17 Frik Kirsten, 18 Cornell Hess, 19 Jean Cook, 20 Ruan Snyman, 21 Lionel Cronje, 22 Jan Serfontein.