Rebels stick to winning combo

The Melbourne Rebels have made no changes to their run-on side for the clash against the Force in Perth on Sunday.

Coach Damien Hill has named the same starting XV that beat the Crusaders 28-19 last weekend. This sees Kurtley Beale continue his stint at flyhalf.

Hooker Adam Freier is set to make his 100th Super Rugby appearance off the bench.

Rebels – 15 Julian Huxley, 14 Mark Gerrard, 13 Mitch Inman, 12 Lachlan Mitchell, 11 Cooper Vuna, 10 Kurtley Beale, 9 Nick Phipps, 8 Gareth Delve (c), 7 Michael Lipman, 6 Tim Davidson, 5 Hugh Pyle, 4 Cadeyrn Neville, 3 Rodney Blake, 2 Ged Robinson, 1 Nic Henderson.
Subs: 16 Adam Freier, 17 Jono Owen, 18 Al Campbell, 19 Hugh Perrett, 20 Nic Stirzaker, 21 James Hilgendorf, 22 Stirling Mortlock.