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The Brumbies tackle the Rebels in a Saturday night Super Rugby clash in Canberra this evening. Join The Roar for live scores and a blog of the game from 7:45pm (AEDT).
The hosts thrashed the Tahs 61-10 last weekend while the Rebels opened their 2021 campaign with a 23-21 defeat at the hands of the Reds.
The Canberra side have won 18 of their past 20 matches in the nation’s capital and will be looking to notch another win against the nomadic Rebels, who haven’t hosted a game in Melbourne since the outbreak of the pandemic.
The Brumbies will start warm favourites to make it three from three to start 2021 against the Victorian outfit this evening.
Kick-off: 7:45pm (AEDT)
Venue: GIO Stadium
Live stream: Stan Sport
Betting: Brumbies $1.17, Rebels $4.90 (odds via PlayUp)
Tom Banks, Andy Muirhead, Len Ikitau, Irae Simone, Mack Hansen, Noah Lolesio, Nic White, Pete Samu, Jahrome Brown, Rob Valetini, Caderyn Neville, Darcy Swain, Allan Alaalatoa (c), Connal McInerney, Scott Sio.
Reserves: Lachlan Lonergan, Harry Lloyd, Tom Ross, James Tucker, Tom Cusack, Ryan Lonergan, Reesjan Pasitoa, Solomone Kata.
Tom Pincus, Lachie Anderson, Stacey Ili, Reece Hodge, Marika Koroibete, Matt To’omua, Joe Powell, Michael Wells, Richard Hardwick, Josh Kemeny, Trevor Hosea, Ross Haylett-Petty, Pone Fa’amausili, James Hanson, Cabous Eloff.
Reserves: Ed Craig, Isaac Aedo Kailea, Lucio Sordoni, Steve Cummins, Rob Leota, James Tuttle/Brad Wilkin/ Tom Nowlan, Frank Lomani, Glen Vaihu.