Griquas will travel to Pretoria this weekend to face the Bulls side at Loftus. Griquas coach, Mathie has named Whitehead to lead the side in the opening game.
He even has a old Brumbies man on the wing for this weekend in James Verity-Amm.
A familiar face in Springbok Bjorn Basson will get his chance later in the game as the coach named him on the bench. Another familiar name for the people from PE on the bench is Alandre van Rooyen who has moved to Kimberley following the liquidation of the Kings.
A Player to look out for is Andre Swarts who will be in the midfield with Klaasen.
Matches between the Bulls and Griquas has always been exciting and we expect a great match on Saturday when these two teams meet.
Griquas: 15 Anthony Volmink, 14 Daniel Kasende, 13 Harlon Klaasen, 12 Andre Swarts, 11 James Verity-Amm, 10 George Whitehead (c), 9 Zak Burger, 8 Niell Jordaan, 7 Stefan Willemse, 6 Carl Els, 5 Victor Sekekete, 4 Ian Groenewald, 3 John-Roy Jenkinson, 2 HJ Luus, 1 Mox Mxoli.
Replacements: 16 Alandre van Rooyen, 17 Bandisa Ndlovu, 18 Madot Mabokela, 19 Adre Smith, 20 Zandre Jordaan, 21 Gideon van der Merwe, 22 Ashlon Davids, 23 Berton Klaasen, 24 Mzwanele Zito, 25 Johan Momsen, 26 Bjorn Basson.