Injury rules out Faingaa

Date published: July 12 2013

Reds centre Anthony Faingaa has been forced to withdraw from Saturday's meeting with the Waratahs due to a minor hamstring strain.

Reds centre Anthony Faingaa is a late withdrawal from Saturday's Templeton Cup showdown with the Waratahs due to a minor hamstring strain.

Outside back Jono Lance will come onto the bench in the absence of centre Faingaa.

Reds (revised): 15 Ben Lucas, 14 Rod Davies, 13 Ben Tapuai, 12 Mike Harris, 11 Luke Morahan, 10 Quade Cooper, 9 Nick Frisby, 8 Jake Schatz, 7 Liam Gill, 6 Eddie Quirk, 5 Rob Simmons, 4 Ed O'Donoghue, 3 James Slipper (captain), 2 Saia Faingaa, 1 Greg Holmes.
Replacements: 16 Albert Anae, 17 Jono Owen, 18 Radike Samo, 19 Jarrad Butler, 20 Beau Robinson, 21 Jono Lance, 22 Dom Shipperley.

Date: Saturday, July 13
Kick-off: 19:40
Venue: ANZ Stadium, Sydney
Referee: Steve Walsh (Australia)
Assistant referees: James Leckie (Australia), Ed Martin (Australia)
Television match official: George Ayoub (Australia)