The Waratahs have stood down hooker Tolu Latu until his court hearing on 6 June for driving under the influence.
The Waratahs confirmed that hooker Tolu Latu will face the Reds from the bench despite being caught in an alleged drunk-driving incident on Thursday.
Waratahs hooker Tolu Latu has received a six-week suspension after pleading guilty to dangerous play.
Waratahs prop Sekope Kepu says hooker Tolu Latu can nullify the Lions’ Malcolm Marx during their Super Rugby semi-final in Johannesburg on Saturday.
The Waratahs have made just one change to their starting XV for the Super Rugby semi-final against the Lions in Johannesburg on Saturday.
Wallabies hooker Tolu Latu looks set to start his first Super Rugby game of the season in Saturday’s semi-final against the Lions at Ellis Park.