Brumbies coach Dan McKellar has made one alteration to his match-day 23 for the Super Rugby derby with the Rebels in Canberra on Friday.
After making his Brumbies debut last week, lock Cadeyrn Neville will get his first start after Darcy Swain was ruled out of the match through injury.
The Brumbies have opened their Super Rugby season with a hard-fought win after coming from behind to beat the Queensland Reds 27-24 on Friday.
It was 39 degrees Celsius at kick-off in Canberra as bushfires burned within 10km of the city and it was the hosts who started fastest in the
Brumbies v Reds
Friday 31 January, 9.15pm NZT at GIO Stadium, Canberra
Won: Brumbies 24, Reds 8, Draw 1
Last match: Brumbies 40, Reds 27 (15 June 2019)
The Brumbies were head and shoulders above their Australian conference opponents in 2019 but face a tough challenge against a
Gonzalo Quesada’s men were utterly dominant in the opening quarter and deservedly moved into a 20-0 lead through Tomas Cubelli and Tomas Lavanini tries, while Joaquin Diaz Bonilla added 10 points off the tee.
Folau Fainga’a then responded for the Canberra outfit on the stroke of half-time, but it did not
The Jaguares have won their last two Super Rugby games on the bounce against the Brumbies, each by a margin of exactly five points.
The spoils are split one win apiece between the Jaguares and Brumbies when playing in Argentina in Super Rugby; the Brumbies picked up a
The Brumbies pummeled the Sharks 38-13 in Canberra on Saturday to set up a semi-final showdown with the Jaguares in Buenos Aires.
The semi-final schedule has now been confirmed. The Crusaders will host the Hurricanes in Christchurch, while the Brumbies will travel to Argentina to take on the Jaguares.
The Vodacom Bulls
The Brumbies have won three of their last four Super Rugby matches against the Sharks (L1), the last three matches in that span have been decided by seven points or fewer.
The Sharks have lost their last five away matches in the Super Rugby finals series, the last
After 18 Rounds and 120 matches of the regular season the quarter-finalists for the 2019 Super Rugby tournament have been confirmed by SANZAAR in accordance with the tournament rules.
After a very competitive season the configuration of the quarter-finals was only determined after the very last match of the season when
The Brumbies overcame Australian rivals the Reds 40-27 in a ding-dong encounter at GIO Stadium that saw nine tries scored.
The visiting Reds actually started out the better of the two sides and started off the scoring in the sixth minute with a well-worked Bryce Hegarty try in a move that went
The Reds have won three of their last four Super Rugby games against the Brumbies after having lost their previous five games in succession against the team from the Australian capital.
The Brumbies have won their last five Super Rugby games in a row; the last time they