Brumbies blood youth for Super W opener

· Super W

Brumbies coach Adam Butt has named six debutants to start as well as another five on the bench for the side's opening 2020 Super W fixture on Saturday against RugbyWA. Teenager Ella Ryan has been handed the reins at flyhalf, while Rugby World Cup Wallaroo and fellow Super W first-timer, Rebecca Smyth will start at blindside flanker.

The Brumbies Super W side will kick off their campaign on Saturday as part of a double header beginning at 4:35pm at GIO Stadium. The Brumbies will take on the Highlanders in round three at 7:15pm.  Tickets available here.