Australia wants to bounce back after the loss in Sydney and this Saturday he will revive New Zealand at Suncorp Stadium in Brisbane. Match that will mean the second meeting between the two for the Three Nations and can be seen live from 5.30 on ESPN 2 and ESPN Play.
Dave Rennie named Lachlan Swinton and Tom Wright to debut in the fourth and final clash of the Bledisloe Cup. It will also be an important game for James Slipper, who will become the 13th Australian to play 100 games for the Wallabies.
Nic White will start in scrum half in all four Bledisloe clashes in 2020, accompanied by Reece hodge, who will wear the No. 10 jersey for the second time in his career at the Aussie national team.
“As a group, we are really disappointed after last weekend and we have the opportunity to show our character in Brisbane on Saturday,” said the head coach.
Australia: 1. James Slipper, 2. Brandon Paenga-Amosa, 3. Allan Alaalatoa; 4. Rob Simmons, 5. Matt Philip; 6. Lachlan Swinton, 7. Michael Hooper (captain), 8. Harry Wilson; 9. Nic White, 10. Reece Hodge; 11. Marika Koroibete, 12. Hunter Paisami, 13. Jordan Petaia, 14. Tom Wright; 15. Tom Bank.
Substitutes: 16. Folau Fainga’a, 17. Angus Bell, 18. Taniela Tupou, 19. Ned Hanigan, 20. Liam Wright, 21. Tate McDermott, 22. Noah Lolesio and 23. Filipo Daugunu.