Marnus Schoeman gets his first start for the Emirates Lions when they run out against the Hurricanes in Vodacom Super Rugby in Wellington on Saturday.
With the fiery flanker, who made an immediate impact from the bench against the Reds last weekend, at six, Kwagga Smith will move to number eight while Cyle Brink comes it at seven flanker.
Captain Franco Mostert moves back to the lock position where he will partner with Lourens Erasmus. In the front row rotation dictates and Dylan Smith and Jacobie Adriaanse both get a start.
Nic Groom takes over the number nine jersey, Aphiwe Dyantyi is back at wing while the centre combination will consist of Harold Vorster and Lionel Mapoe.
Emirates Lions vs Hurricanes:
ALBERTUS “KWAGGA” SMITH
ROHAN JANSE VAN RENSBURG