David rennie announced the 23 players of the Wallabies who will visit the All blacks by the first date of Rugby Championship and second mourning for the Bledisloe CupThe first confrontation was left New Zealand for 33-25 and now they will see each other again in the Eden Park, Saturday at 3.50 for ESPN.
The most resounding novelty in the Australian cast is the return of Marika Koroibete. The wing who had been punished for breaking team protocol will once again be in the top fifteen to replace Jordan Petaia.
For his part, Lachlan Swinton returns from injury and will occupy a place in the third row along with Michael Hooper and Rob Valentini.
Australia has not won 21 games in Auckland against the All Blacks, the last victory was in 1986. So they will look for a historic triumph to break the streak and start the Rugby Championship in the best way.
Formation of Australia: 15 Tom Banks, 14 Andrew Kellaway, 13 Hunter Paisami, 12 Matt To’omua, 11 Marika Koroibete, 10 Noah Lolesio, 9 Tate McDermott, 8 Rob Valetini, 7 Michael Hooper (c), 6 Lachlan Swinton, 5 Matt Philip, 4 Darcy Swain, 3 Allan Alaalatoa, 2 Brandon Paenga-Amosa, 1 James Slipper
Substitutes: 16 Jordan Uelese, 17 Scott Sio, 18 Taniela Tupou, 19 Lukhan Salakaia-Loto, 20 Harry Wilson, 21 Nic White, 22 Len Ikitau, 23 Reece Hodge