Cape Town - Thirteen Springboks who were part of the squad for the last two Tests in the Rugby Championship - against Australia and New Zealand - have been released for Currie Cup duty.
The weekend will see the final round of Currie Cup round-robin action before the semi-finals.
On Friday, the Pumas host the Golden Lions in Nelspruit (19:00), while on Saturday Griquas tackle the Sharks in Kimberley (15:00) and the Blue Bulls entertain Western Province in Pretoria (17:15).
The players who have joined their respective provinces and are available for selection for the weekend’s Currie Cup matches are:
Marco van Staden
Ivan van Zyl