RICHARD FERGUSON updates Keo.co.za followers of the latest Super Rugby news from Australia.
Six changes for Waratahs
Wycliff Palu has been ruled out of the Crusaders clash this weekend, forcing a backrow shuffle. Dave Dennis moves to No. 8 with Pat McCutcheon coming in at flank.
Berrick Barnes has once again gone down with an injury, Rob Horne coming into midfield to link up with Adam Ashley-Cooper. More backline changes see Brendan McKibbin back in the scrumhalf jersey and Cam Crawford given a run ahead of the benched Drew Mitchell.
From the bench there is a potential Super Rugby debut for lock Jed Holloway.
Waratahs: 15 Israel Folau, 14 Cam Crawford, 13 Adam Ashley-Cooper, 12 Rob Horne, 11 Peter Betham, 10 Bernard Foley, 9 Brendan McKibbin, 8 Dave Dennis (c), 7 Michael Hooper, 6 Pat McCutcheon, 5 Kane Douglas, 4 Sitaleki Timani, 3 Sekope Kepu, 2 John Ulugia, 1 Benn Robinson. Substitutes: 16 Luke Holmes, 17 Paddy Ryan, 18 Will Skelton, 19 Jed Holloway, 20 Matt Lucas, 21 Berrick Barnes, 22 Drew Mitchell.