Brumbies change four for Bulls

Brumbies head coach Stephen Larkham has made four changes to his starting XV that will face the Bulls in Canberra on Friday.

The two-time champions are currently tied for second placed with the Waratahs, on 21 points, two points adrift surprise package side, the Rebels.

Nigel Ah Wong and Robbie Coleman switch places, with the former being named on the left wing.

Captain David Pocock (flank), Jarrad Butler (number eight) and Scott Fardy (flank) are once again named as the loose forwad combination. 

Rory Arnold replaces Tom Staniforth in the second row with the latter being named amonsgt the replacements.

Wallaby captain Stephen Moore returns to the starting lineup after picking up an injury in the 40-14 loss to the Crusaders two weeks ago.

Moore will pack down alongside Ben Alexander and Scott Sio in a new-look front row combination.

Brumbies: 15 Aidan Toua, 14 Robbie Coleman, 13 Tevita Kuridrani, 12 Matt Toomua, 11 Nigel Ah Wong, 10 Christian Lealiifano, 9 Tomás Cubelli, 8 Jarrad Butler, 7 David Pocock, 6 Scott Fardy, 5 Sam Carter, 4 Rory Arnold, 3 Ben Alexander, 2 Stephen Moore, 1 Scott Sio 
Replacements: 16 Josh Mann-Rea, 17 Allan Alaalatoa, 18 Les Leuluailii-Makin, 19 Tom Staniforth, 20 Blake Enever, 21 Jordan Smiler, 22 Joe Powell, 23 James Dargaville

Date: Friday, April 6
Venue: GIO Stadium, Canberra
Kick-off: 19:45 local (09:45 GMT)
Referee: Ben O'Keeffe
Assistant Referees: Will Houston, Ed Martin
TMO: Peter Marshall

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