Cheetahs Name Newcomers In Squad To Face Sharks

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The Toyota Cheetahs will be facing the Cell C Sharks in the fifth round of their Vodacom Super Rugby Unlocked campaign on Friday, 6 November in Jonsson Kings Park, Durban.

The Vodacom Super Rugby Unlocked match between Emirates Lions and Toyota Cheetahs scheduled for 24 October 2020 at Emirates Airlines Park was called off in line with COVID-19 protocols and the Toyota Cheetahs enjoyed a bye over the past weekend.

After four rounds of action, it is the Vodacom Bulls who are the new log leaders on 15 points from three wins, followed by the Toyota Cheetahs and Cell C Sharks (both on 9 points), the DHL Stormers (8), Emirates Lions (7), Phakisa Pumas (5) and Tafel Lager Griquas (2).

Jeandré Rudolph and Khutha Mchunu will be making their debut for the Toyota Cheetahs when they set foot on the field

Toyota Cheetahs: 15. Clayton Blommetjies, 14. Malcolm Jaer, 13. William Small-Smith, 12. Frans Steyn, 11. Rosko Specman, 10. Tian Schoeman, 9. Tian Meyer, 8. Aidon Davis, 7. Junior Pokomela (C), 6. Andisa Ntsila, 5. JP du Preez, 4. Carl Wegner, 3. Luan de Bruin, 2. Reinach Venter, 1. Charles Marais. Replacements: 16. Jacques du Toit, 17. Boan Venter, 18. Khutha Mchunu, 19. Oupa Mohoje, 20. Jeandré Rudolph, 21. Ruben de Haas, 22. Reinhardt Fortuin, 23. Chris Smit.