Ross Cronje will lead the Golden Lions this weekend in their first Currie Cup match of the season on Friday.
The Springbok have not travelled with the Boks to Argentina and has been released to play in the Currie Cup.
The Lions side to face Griquas this Friday are also boosted by Springboks Andries Coetzee and Courtnall Skosan.
The match will be played at Emirates Airline Park
Golden Lions: 15 Andries Coetzee, 14 Sylvian Mahuza, 13 Jan-Louis la Grange, 12 Manni Rass, 11 Courtnall Skosan, 10 Shaun Reynolds, 9 Ross Cronje (c), 8 Hacjivah Dayimani, 7 Len Massyn, 6 James Venter, 5 Marvin Orie, 4 Rhyno Herbst, 3 Johannes Jonker, 2 Corne Fourie, 1 Sti Sithole
Replacements: 16 HP van Schoor, 17 Jacobie Adriaanse, 18 PJ Steenkamp, 19 Vincent Tshituka, 20 Dillon Smit, 21 Tyrone Green, 22 Wandisile Simelane