Bayley Kuenzle will start at flyhalf as one of five changes to the Brumbies lineup for Saturday’s match against the Force in Sydney.
In a slightly altered backline, Kuenzle comes in for the injured Noah Lolesio, while Solomone Kata takes over from Andy Muirhead on the right wing.
There are three changes in the pack, where flank Will Miller, lock Nick Frost and prop Scott Sio come into the side at the expense of Tom Cusack, Darcy Swain and James Slipper.
Brumbies – 15 Tom Banks, 14 Solomone Kata, 13 Tevita Kuridrani, 12 Irae Simone, 11 Tom Wright, 10 Bayley Kuenzie, 9 Joe Powell, 8 Pete Samu, 7 Will Miller, 6 Rob Valetini, 5 Nick Frost, 4 Murray Douglas, 3 Allan Alaalatoa (c), 2 Folau Fainga’a, 1 Scott Sio.
Subs: 16 Connal McInerney, 17 Harry Lloyd, 18 James Slipper, 19 Ben Hyne, 20 Lachlan McCaffrey, 21 Issak Fines, 22 Mack Hansen, 23 Andy Muihead.
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