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    Brumbies bench SA-born prop

    2013-05-16 12:13
    Cape Town - Brumbies coach Jake White has selected South African-born prop Ruan Smith on the bench for their Super Rugby clash against the Waratahs in Sydney on Saturday.

    Kick-off is at 11:40 SA time.

    Smith, standing 188cm tall and weighing 123kg, made his Super Rugby debut for the Force during the 2012 season. He previously played for Western Province in the Vodacom Cup.

    Meanwhile, in a blow for the Brumbies, prop Dan Palmer will miss the match through injury. Scott Sio replaces him in the front row.

    Teams:

    Waratahs:

    15 Israel Folau, 14 Cam Crawford, 13 Adam Ashley-Cooper, 12 Rob Horne, 11 Drew Mitchell, 10 Bernard Foley, 9 Brendan McKibbin, 8 Wycliff Palu, 7 Michael Hooper, 6 Dave Dennis (captain), 5 Kane Douglas, 4 Sitaleki Timani, 3 Paddy Ryan, 2 Tatafu Polota-Nau, 1 Benn Robinson

    Substitutes: 16 John Ulugia, 17 Sekope Kepu, 18 Will Skelton, 19 Mitchell Chapman, 20 Matt Lucas, 21 Berrick Barnes, 22 Peter Betham

    Brumbies:

    15 Jesse Mogg, 14 Henry Speight, 13 Tevita Kuridrani, 12 Christian Lealiifano, 11 Joseph Tomane, 10 Matt Toomua, 9 Nic White, 8 Ben Mowen (captain), 7 George Smith, 6 Peter Kimlin, 4 Scott Fardy, 3 Ben Alexander, 2 Stephen Moore, 1 Scott Sio

    Substitutes: 16. Siliva Siliva, 17 Ruan Smith, 18 Fotu Auelua, 19 Colby Faingaa, 20 Ian Prior, 21 Pat McCabe, 22 Robbie Coleman
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