Tendai Mtawarira will make his 100 appearance for the green and gold on Saturday when he runs out for the Springboks in the second Test against England.

Beast will become the sixth player in Springbok history to crack the 100th cap mark. He has been thee most consitent Springbok prop in South Africas Rugby history.


He joins Percy Montgomery (102), Victor Matfield (127), Bryan Habana (124), John Smit (111), Jean de Villiers (109).

Congratulations to him on this momentous achievement.

Rassie Erasmus has made two changes to his starting xv for Saturday’s clash against England.

Pieter Steph du Toit replaces Jean-Luc du Preez on the side of the scrum and Frans Malherbe comes in for Wilco Louw, while Jesse Kriel replaces Elton Jantjies on the bench.


W. Le Roux, S. Nkosi, L. Am, D. de Allende, A. Dyantyi, H. Pollard, F. de Klerk

D. Vermeulen, PS du Toit, S. Kolisi(c), F. Mostert, RG Snyman, F. Malherbe, B. Mbonambi, T. Mtawarira

Subs: A. van der Merwe, S. Kitshoff, T. du Toit, J-L du Preez, S. Notshe, I. van Zyl, J. Kriel, W. Gelant