Scott Sio makes his first career start at loose-head prop in Durban on Saturday night when the University of Canberra Brumbies take on the Sharks.
David Pocock will miss the rest of the Super Rugby season after rupturing his ACL on Saturday night during the Brumbies win over the Waratahs.
The University of Canberra Brumbies demolished the Waratahs 35-6 on Saturday night to go top of the Super Rugby ladder ahead of their tour to South Africa.
The ACT XV has run away with a convincing win over the Tongan A side on Thursday night at Viking Park, 62-12. It’s the team’s second big win in a week after running in 50 points again Samoa A last Friday night.
The University of Canberra Brumbies have named their side to face the Waratahs this Saturday night, with Henry Speight making a return from rib bruising to take his place on the wing.
The ACT XV has named its team to take on Tonga A on Thursday in Round 2 of the Pacific Rugby Cup in Tuggeranong.
University of Canberra Brumbies coach Jake White believes Nic White’s re-signing on Monday is a sign of good things to come.
Nic White will spend another year with the University of Canberra Brumbies after extending his contract until the end of 2014 on Monday morning.
The ACT XV have come home with the wind in their sail to knock Samoa A over 58-19 in the opening round of the Pacific Rugby Cup in Wanniassa on Friday.
George Smith has finished his first training session as a University of Canberra Brumbies player since 2010, learning the team’s calls and plays in preparations for the clash with the Waratahs next Saturday night.