Dec 22, 2014
Botha named in tonight's Storm team
Mouritz Botha will bid a final farewell to Allianz Park tonight after being named in the Saracens Storm line-up for the A-League clash against London Welsh, kick off is 7.30pm.
Botha, who will be leaving Saracens to join The Sharks on January 1, was given an emotional send off following Saturday's game against London Welsh but after asking to be part of tonight's Storm team, he has been named in the starting line-up and partner's captain Maro Itoje in the second row.
With five wins from five in the Southern Conference, the Storm team knows that a win tonight will guarantee a home semi-final in the competition in the New Year.
Entry to the match is free for season ticket holders or £10 on the gate.
Saracens Storm team to face London Welsh
15 Catalin Fercu; 14 Mike Ellery; 13 Tim Streather; 12 Thretton Palamo; 11 George Perkins; 10 Nils Mordt; 9 Ben Spencer; 1 Jack Culverhouse; 2 Jared Saunders; 3 Biyi Alo; 4 Maro Itoje (c); 5 Mouritz Botha; 6 Hayden Stringer; 7 Matt Hankin; 8 Nick de Jager
16 Josh Taylor; 17 Hayden King; 18 BenFeatherstone; 19 Jack Tredrea; 20 Don Barrell; 21 Tom Whitely; 22 Max Wilkins; 23 Nick Tompkins