Wallabies v. Wales: First Test Squad Announced

Wallabies v. Wales: First Test Squad Announced

The Wallabies team to play the Welsh in the First Test at Brisbane has been announced and there are significant changes made to the squad from the Scottish Test.

There are eight nine changes to the run-on team:

15. Adam Ashley-Cooper (NSW Waratahs)
14. Joe Tomane (ACT Brumbies) *Cooper Vuna (Melbourne Rebels)
13. Rob Horne (NSW Waratahs)
12. Pat McCabe (ACT Brumbies)
11. Digby Ioane (Queensland Reds)
10. Berrick Barnes (NSW Waratahs)
9. Will Genia (Queensland Reds)
8. Wycliff Palu (NSW Waratahs)
7. David Pocock (captain, Western Force)
6. Scott Higginbotham (Queensland Reds)
5. Nathan Sharpe (Western Force)
4. Rob Simmons (Queensland Reds)
3. Sekope Kepu (NSW Waratahs)
2. Tatafu Polota-Nau (NSW Waratahs)
1. Benn Robinson (NSW Waratahs)


16. Stephen Moore (ACT Brumbies)
17. Ben Alexander (ACT Brumbies)
18. Dave Dennis (NSW Waratahs)
19. Michael Hooper (ACT Brumbies)
20. Nic White (ACT Brumbies)
21. Anthony Fainga’a (Queensland Reds)
22. Mike Harris (Queensland Reds)

*Training injury replacement


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