Uncapped Wallabies Ben Mowen and Christian Lealiifano will join test veterans Stephen Moore and Ben Alexander, while flying winger Joe Tomane gets an opportunity to add to his one cap.
The University of Canberra Brumbies have made two changes to their starting line-up, with Scott Sio named at loose-head prop and Scott Fardy returning from injury at lock.
With five games until the Super Rugby finals, University of Canberra Brumbies captain Ben Mowen believes his side will face their biggest test of the year when they confront the in-form NSW Waratahs in Sydney on Saturday night.
Despite sitting on top of the Super Rugby table, University of Canberra Brumbies forward Stephen Moore believes the side should not stress about ladder positions and rather focus on Saturday night’s massive task against the NSW Waratahs.
The John I Dent Cup recieved a huge boost in talent this week, with 12 Brumbies contracted players named in the initial starting lineups.
Up to 16 contracted, EPS and train-on members of the University of Canberra Brumbies squad have been made available for selection this weekend in the John I Dent Cup.
The long-awaited 2013 Australian Tour by the British & Irish Lions, will be an epic event and an unforgettable experience for those who attend.
The misfortunes of the Uni-Norths Owls continued to the rampant Vikings on Sunday with a 52-5 thrashing at Canberra Stadium.
The University of Canberra Brumbies have salvaged a single-bonus point after going down 30-23 against the Crusaders on Sunday.
University of Canberra Brumbies winger Henry Speight is fully focussed on guiding his club to a third championship and has no qualms in missing Wallabies selection in 2013.