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Brumbies coach Stephen Larkham has opted for Jack Debreczeni as his starting five-eighth ahead of Wallabies pivot Noah Lolesio.

Lolesio has been named on a powerful bench that includes Test teammates James Slipper, Nic White, Darcy Swain and Lachlan Lonergan.

“He’s got a really good understanding of the way that we want to play and he’s got a really good skillset for that. He controls everything on the field really well and everyone listens to that.”

WARATAHS (15-1): Ben Donaldson, Mark Nawaqanitawase, Izaia Perese, Lalakai Foketi, Max Jorgensen, Tane Edmed, Jake Gordon (c), Charlie Gamble, Michael Hooper, Lachie Swinton, Taleni Seu, Jed Holloway, Archer Holz, Dave Porecki, Angus Bell

Reserves: Mahe Vailanu, Tom Lambert, Te Tera Faulkner, Hugh Sinclair, Langi Gleeson , Will Harris, Harrison Goddard, Nemani Nadolo

BRUMBIES (15-1): Tom Wright, Andy Muirhead, Len Ikitau, Tamati Tua, Corey Toole, Jack Debreczeni, Ryan Lonergan, Pete Samu, Rory Scott, Rob Valetini, Cadeyrn Neville, Nick Frost, Allan Alaalatoa (c), Connal McInerney, Blake Schoupp

Reserves: Lachlan Lonergan, James Slipper, Rhys van Nek, Darcy Swain, Luke Reimer, Nic White, Noah Lolesio, Ollie Sapsford

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