McKellar names Slipper and Simone for Brumbies debuts

Super Rugby

Brumbies coach Dan McKellar has named James Slipper for his first Brumbies cap, starting in the front row ahead of Wallabies prop Scott Sio. McKellar also giving a first nod to former Waratah Irae Simone who will partner Tevita Kuridrani in the midfield.

The Brumbies take on the Rebels on Friday February 15 at GIO Stadium, kicking off at 7:45pm AEDT, LIVE on FOX SPORTS and via RADIO.