The teams left Thursday for the two day event by road.
Pollard replaces Elton Jantjies who drops to the bench.
The Edward Kitaka Memorial 7s was sponsored by Stanbic Bank and Guinness.
Trailing Pirates by 14, Kob sbelieve they can defend their title if they win
The seventh leg of the Guinness National rugby 7s series is in Memory of the late Edward Kitaka.
The Cranes came into the game with a disrupted camp as contracted 15s players expressed anger about delayed payment of their wages.
If Namibia and Kenya finish level on points, Kenya qualify for World Cup in Japan
Uganda 47 Morocco 29
Uganda raced to a 30-7 lead by half-time
The victory catapulted Uganda from bottom to third in the six team standings
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