The DHL Stormers have made seven changes to their team to play the Blue Bulls at Newlands this Saturday, with captain Siya Kolisi returning to the starting line-up for the first time in two weeks.
Magnificent defending for long periods and opportunism on the rare occasions they attacked earned the Brumbies a 19-17 Super Rugby victory over the Stormers in Cape Town on Saturday.
The Stormers have registered their first and only win on the road on their Australasian tour in four outings by beating the Rebels in a Super Rugby match in Melbourne.
The Stormers team to face the Sharks at Newlands on Saturday shows five changes including Pieter Steph du Toit as captain in place of Siya Kolisi who is out with flu.
The Stormers are counting on home advantage when they play the Bulls in a North versus South Super Rugby clash at Newlands on Saturday.