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Sbu Nkosi, Yaw Penxe add speed to Sharks for Bulls clash

By Mike Greenaway 23m in the past

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DURBAN – Springbok World Cup winner Sbu Nkosi returns from harm to the Sharks No 14 jersey for their go to to the Bulls on Saturday (7pm) whereas former Kings utility again Yaw Penxe is about to make his Sharks debut off the bench.



The bench can also be beefed up the return from harm of key gamers in hooker Kerron van Vuuren and unfastened ahead Henco Venter, each of whom are normally first-choice gamers however their comebacks are being managed off the bench.

Overall, the matchday squad is considerably totally different from the one which began the Super Fan match between the edges a month in the past, and there is only one change to the beginning XV that defeated the Lions in spherical one, though the bench has a special look.

Nkosi returns to the beginning line-up instead of veteran JP Pietersen.

The massively thrilling Yaw Penxe was final seen in motion within the Springbok Showdown in Cape Town.

The 23-year-old, who hails from Queenstown within the Eastern Cape, got here to prominence for the Southern Kings earlier than starring within the Green staff’s 25-9 victory over the Golds early in October and has come to Durban on mortgage.

SHARKS

15 Manie Libbok, 14 Sbu Nkosi, 13 Lukhanyo Am (c), 12 Marius Louw, 11 Werner Kok, 10 Curwin Bosch, 9 Sanele Nohamba, 8 Sikhumbuzo Notshe, 7 Phendulani Buthelezi, 6 James Venter, 5 Hyron Andrews, 4 Ruben van Heerden, 3 Thomas du Toit, 2 Dylan Richardson, 1 Ox Nche.

Bench: 16 Kerron van Vuuren, 17 Mzamo Majola, 18 John-Hubert Meyer, 19 JJ van der Mescht, 20 Henco Venter, 21 Grant Williams, 22 Jeremy Ward, 23 Yaw Penxe.

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