HSBC Waratahs’ prop Sekope Kepu has been ruled out of tomorrow night’s FxPro Super Rugby match with the Brumbies due to a calf injury.
A broken thumb sustained at training earlier this week has ruled replacement hooker Josh Mann-Rea out of the match day 22 for Saturday’s clash with the Brumbies. Southern Districts’ John Ulugia will take his place on the bench.
The final match of round 11 of the Shute Shield takes place this Saturday (July 7) with Eastern Suburbs hosting Northern Suburbs at Woollahra Oval. The match will be telecast live on ABC TV at 3pm and is the final fixture to be played before the competition splits in round 12.
Grayson Hart will make his NSW debut when the HSBC Waratahs take on the table-topping Brumbies at ANZ Stadium this Saturday evening (7.40pm).
Former Brumby Adam Ashley-Cooper will be looking to put one over on his former team mates next weekend when the HSBC Waratahs take on the Brumbies in their penultimate game of the 2012 season.
HSBC Waratahs and Qantas Wallaby duo Pat McCutcheon and Lachie Turner had Dubbo hopping with excitement yesterday.
Lachie Turner is hopeful that he can make an impact off the bench for Eastwood this weekend in the Woodies' top of the table clash against Southern Districts.
A try from HSBC Waratahs and Wallabies winger Lachie Turner has helped Eastwood seal a 32-29 away victory over Sydney University. Turner’s try, in his first game back since tearing a hamstring pre-season, helped the Woodies secure a bonus point victory that sees them hold on to top spot on the Shute Shield ladder after round 10. In a tightly fought contest, Turner’s try nudged the away side ahead and the reigning premiers went on to survive Sydney University’s fight back to record their ninth win from 10 matches this season.
Each week throughout June, Dave Dennis reports from inside Qantas Wallaby camp as Australia contests Castrol EDGE Rugby Internationals against Scotland and Wales. In episode three, Dave shares the emotion feeling in the sheds after the team’s second Test 25-23 victory over Wales and the excitement at the prospect of playing in front of a full house at Allianz Stadium on Saturday.