Josh Mann-Rea replaces Saia Faingaa on Wallabies bench

Josh Mann-Rea replaces Saia Faingaa on Wallabies bench

The Wallabies have made one change to the bench for their Rugby Championship Test against South Africa in Perth later Saturday with hooker Josh Mann-Rea replacing Saia Faingaa.

Faingaa has returned to Brisbane for the birth of his first child, a team spokesman said.

Mann-Rea, 33, from the ACT Brumbies, has been on standby throughout the week and is now in line to make his Test debut for Australia against the Springboks.

Australia (15-1) - Israel Folau; Adam Ashley-Cooper, Tevita Kuridrani, Matt Toomua, Rob Horne; Bernard Foley, Nick Phipps; Wycliff Palu, Michael Hooper (capt), Scott Fardy; Rob Simmons, Sam Carter; Sekope Kepu, James Hanson, James Slipper 

Replacements: Josh Mann-Rea, Pek Cowan, Ben Alexander, James Horwill, Scott Higginbotham, Matt Hodgson, Nic White, Kurtley Beale

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