Prop bolsters Brumbies pack

Scott Sio will start for the Brumbies against the Vodacom Bulls in Canberra on Friday.

The loosehead prop has not played since round nine when he suffered a medial ligament strain against the Blues. He had a 60-minute run with the Tuggeranong Vikings last weekend.

In the only other change to the starting lineup, Robbie Coleman is back at inside centre.

Matt Toomua has still not recovered from an ankle injury sustained against the Lions.

Brumbies – 15 Jesse Mogg, 14 Henry Speight, 13 Tevita Kuridrani, 12 Robbie Coleman, 11 Joe Tomane, 10 Christian Lealiifano, 9 Nic White, 8 Ita Vaea, 7 David Pocock, 6 Scott Fardy, 5 Sam Carter, 4 Rory Arnold, 3 Ben Alexander, 2 Stephen Moore (c), 1 Scott Sio.
Subs: 16 Josh Mann-Rea, 17 Allan Alaalatoa, 18 Ruan Smith, 19 Jordan Smiler, 20 Jarrad Butler, 21 Michael Dowsett, 22 Nigel Ah Wong, 23 James Dargaville.

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