Tonderai Chavhanga, who holds the record for the most Springbok try in one Test, is back in Vodacom Super Rugby and will start for the Cell C Sharks this weekend.
The veteran winger last played at this level for the Lions in 2010. He takes over at wing from the injured Odwa Ndungane in one of three changes to their starting line-up.
At flyhalf, young Tim Swiel comes in for the injured Fred Zeilinga, while Keegan Daniel will start his 99th Vodacom Super Rugby match at No 8 for Ryan Kankowski, who drops down to the bench.
The Cell C Sharks host the Toyota Cheetahs in Durban on Saturday afrernoon at 15h00.
Cell C Sharks team: 15. Lwazi Mvovo 14. Tonderai Chavhanga 13. S’bura Sithole 12. Frans Steyn 11. JP Pietersen 10. Tim Swiel 9. Charl McLeod 8. Keegan Daniel 7. Jean Deysel 6. Marcell Coetzee 5. Stephan Lewies 4. Willem Alberts 3. Jannie du Plessis 2. Bismarck du Plessis (captain) 1. Tendai Mtawarira. Replacements: 16. Kyle Cooper 17. Dale Chadwick 18. Lourens Adriaanse 19. Etienne Oosthuizen 20. Ryan Kankowski 21. Stefan Ungerer 22. Heimar Williams 23. SP Marais.