Posted on Tuesday, 29 Nov 2022
The Toyota Cheetahs will make their EPCR Challenge Cup debut this season and announced their squad for the Rounds 1 & 2 matches played in December 2022.
The squad is travelling from Bloemfontein on 5 December as they kick off their campaign with a trip to Section Paloise in France on 10 December before they host Scarlets in Round 2 a week later in Parma, Italy.
They will return to South Africa for the Christmas break and travel again to Wales in the new year to face the Scarlets on Friday, 13 January and entertain Pau to round off their pool stage fixtures on January 2023 in Parma.
The Toyota Cheetahs will play their two home games at the Stadio Sergio Lanfranchi in Parma, Italy. One of the conditions of participation in the 2022/23 EPCR Challenge Cup was for the Toyota Cheetahs to base in Europe.
Forwards: Rynier Bernardo, Aranos Coetzee, Marne Coetzee, Schalk Ferreira, Marko Janse van Rensburg, Daniel Maartens, Mzamo Majola, Oupa Mohoje, Friedle Olivier, Sibabalo Qoma, Jeandré Rudolph, Victor Sekekete (captain), Marnus van der Merwe, Louis van der Westhuizen, Hencus van Wyk, Mzwanele Zito.
Backs: David Brits, Robert Ebersohn, Reinhardt Fortuin, Munier Hartzenberg, Cohen Jasper, Daniel Kasende, Rewan Kruger, Tapiwa Mafura, Siya Masuku, Ruan Pienaar, Frans Steyn.