Welwitschias squad against Vodacom Blue Bulls announced
14 Jul 2016 11:50am
WINDHOEK, 14 JUL (NAMPA) - The Namibia Rugby Union (NRU) on Wednesday announced the Windhoek Draught Welwitschias squad to face the Vodacom Blue Bulls in the Currie Cup.
The game will be played on Friday at 16h00 Namibian time at Loftus Versfeld in Pretoria.
The Blue Bulls are currently seventh on the log from 13 games played thus far. They have 33 points. The Windhoek Draught Welwitschias are bottom of the log in 15th position, with one point from 12 games played in the competition.
The Namibian players are Schalk Bergh; Petri Burger; Hauta Veii; Alberto Engelbrecht; Wickus Davis; Zayne Groenewaldt; Morné Blom; Johan Wohler; Cameron Klassen; Mahco Prinsloo; Malcolm Moore; Francois Wiese (C); Phillip Nashikaku; Justin Nel; Riaan van Zyl; Niel van Vuuren; Ignus Tripodi; Johan Luttigh; Max Katjijeko; JC Winkler; Shaun Kaizemi and MP Pretorius.
The Namibia Rugby Union registered a team made up of only local players for the 2016 edition of the Currie Cup tournament.
The Welwitschias now have only two matches left in the competition one of which are to be played at home and two in South Africa.