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Ulster Make Three Changes For Kings Game In South Africa

Guinness PRO14, Kingspan Stadium, Belfast 9/2/2018 Ulster vs Southern Kings Ulster's John Cooney Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Morgan Treacy

Ulster have made three changes to their side to play Southern Kings in Nelson Mandela Bay in the PRO14 on Sunday. 

Sean Reidy replaces the injured, Jordi Murphy who made his debut for the province in last weekend’s dramatic win over Edinburgh. He is joined in the backrow by Nick Timoney and Marcell Coetzee.

Tom O’Toole has recovered from a concussion suffered against Scarlets in Round 1 of the PRO14 and takes his place in the front row alongside Andy Warwick and skipper Rob Herring.

The final change sees Alan O’Connor join Kieran Treadwell in the second row.

Throw-in time is 2.15pm SA time / 1.15pm BST.

Ulster: W Addison; C Gilroy, D Cave, S McCloskey, H Speight; B Burns, J Cooney; A Warwick, R Herring (captain), T O’Toole, A O’Connor, K Treadwell, M Coetzee, S Reidy, N Timoney.

Replacements: A McBurney, E O’Sullivan, W Herbst, J Deysel, M Rea, D Shanahan, A Curtis, A Kernohan.

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