Hyne set for Brumbies bow
Canberra - The Brumbies have named their XV that will tackle the Reds in
Canberra on Friday, with Ben Hyne set to make his debut at number
Hyne starts in place of the injured David Pocock and joins Jarrad
Butler and Scott Fardy in the back row for the Australian derby fixture.
It's an all-Wallaby tight five of Stephen Moore in between props Ben
Alexander and Scott Sio while Rory Arnold and Sam Carter are at lock.
In the backline, Joe Powell starts ahead of Tomás Cubelli at
scrum-half while Christian Leali'ifano is flyhalf and Matt Toomua wears
Former Reds fullback Aidan Toua joins James Dargaville and Nigel Ah Wong in the back three at GIO Stadium.
15 Aidan Toua, 14 Nigel Ah Wong, 13 Tevita Kuridrani, 12 Matt Toomua, 11
James Dargaville, 10 Christian Leali'ifano, 9 Joe Powell, 8 Ben Hyne, 7
Jarrad Butler, 6 Scott Fardy, 5 Sam Carter, 4 Rory Arnold, 3 Ben
Alexander, 2 Stephen Moore (captain), 1 Scott Sio
Substitutes: 16 Josh Mann-Rea, 17 Allan Alaalatoa, 18 Ruan
Smith, 19 Blake Enever, 20 Michael Wells, 21 Tomás Cubelli, 22 Andrew
Smith, 23 Lausii Taliauli
Jack Tuttle, 14 Chris Kuridrani, 13 Samu Kerevi, 12 Henry Taefu, 11 Eto
Nabuli, 10 Jake McIntyre, 9 Nick Frisby, 8 Curtis Browning, 7 Liam
Gill, 6 Hendrik Tui, 5 Lukhan Tui, 4 Cadeyrn Neville, 3 Greg Holmes, 2
Andrew Ready, 1 James Slipper (captain)
Substitutes: 16 Saia
Fainga’a, 17 Sef Fa’agase, 18 Taniela Tupou, 19 Kane Douglas, 20 Leroy
Houston, 21 James Tuttle, 22 Duncan Paia’aua, 23 Campbell Magnay