Stormers drop Breyton Paulse

The Stormers have decided to drop in-form winger Breyton Paulse for their Super 12 match against the Waratahs in Sydney.

Paulse has been replaced by Tonderai Chavhanga. The change appears to the result the coach Gert Smal wanting to experiment with combinations, rather than Paulse being dropped because of his form.

In other changes to the team Gaffie du Toit will move to fullback in place of the injured Werner Greeff. Chris Rossouw come in at flyhalf to fill the gap left by du Toit.

Adri Badenhorst comes into the side at No 8, with Joe van Niekerk switched to the flank. With Luke Watson being rested.

Stormers - Gaffie du Toit, Tonderai Chavhanga, Marius Joubert, De Wet Barry, Jean de Villiers, Chris Rossouw, Neil de Kock (capt), Adri Badenhorst, Joe van Niekerk, Schalk Burger, Gerrie Britz, Quinton Davids, Faan Rautenbach, Pieter Dixon, Eddie Andrews.

Substitutes: Hanyani Shimange, Riaan Olckers, Rob Linde, Luke Watson, Bolla Conradie, Gus Theron, Tiger Mangweni.

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