Boks stick to their guns for return Test against Wallabies

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Boks stick to their guns for return Test against Wallabies

Springboks make one enforced change at lock, with Marvin Orie starting, while prop Trevor Nykane returns

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It is with their guiding principle that they made just one uncoerced adjustment to their team to play the Wallabies on Saturday‚ while their hand was forced into a second.

In an age where the din of social media’s white noise is often hard to ignore after defeat‚ the Boks have stayed true to their processes. Concussion to lock Lood de Jager has brought Marvin Orie back into the starting team for Saturday’s return Rugby Championship in Brisbane.

Orie‚ who has played six Tests‚ will only start his second, having done so against Argentina in Gqeberha in August. In the only other change to the starting line-up‚ loosehead prop Trevor Nyakane this week swaps places with Steven Kitshoff, who drops to the bench. ..

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