• Pocock back for Brumbies

    Brumbies flanker David Pocock will make his return from injury in Friday's pre-season clash against the Force in Perth.

    The former Wallabies captain has been out for 10 months since undergoing a second knee reconstruction surgery last year.

    Meanwhile, the Force have named a 31-man squad for the match, with loose forward Ross Haylett-Petty, lock/loose forward Steve Mafi and winger Mitchell Scott in line to represent the team for the first time.

    Force squad – Robbie Abel, Chris Alcock, Marcel Brache, Luke Burton, Nathan Charles, Adam Coleman, Angus Cottrell, Pek Cowan, Patrick Dellit, Sias Ebersohn, Tetera Faulkner, Kyle Godwin, Dane Haylett-Petty, Ross Haylett-Petty, Zack Holmes, Oliver Hoskins, Kane Koteka, Brad Lacey, Steve Mafi, Alby Mathewson, Ammon Matuauto, Luke Morahan, Ian Prior, Solomoni Rasolea, Mitchell Scott, Brynard Stander, Wilhelm Steenkamp, Heath Tessmann, Francois van Wyk, Rory Walton, Sam Wykes.

    Photo: Scott Barbour/Getty Images

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    Simon Borchardt