Blues’ coach David Nucifora has made a few changes to the team to take on the Waratahs in Sydney on Saturday.
The Blues’ official website reports that Anthony Tuitavake returns to the left wing after a week’s rest, Nick Williams starts at No.8 and Jerome Kaino returns to the No.6 jersey.
Isa Nacewa remains unavailable due to injury.
Blues team:1 Tony Woodcock, 2 Keven Mealamu, 3 John Afoa, 4 Kurtis Haiu, 5 Troy Flavell ©, 6 Jerome Kaino, 7 Daniel Braid, 8 Nick Williams, 9 Danny Lee, 10 Nick Evans, 11 Anthony Tuitavake, 12 Benson Stanley, 13 Isaia Toeava, 14 Joe Rokocoko, 15 George Pisi.
Replacements: 16. Tom McCartney, 17. Nick White, 18. Anthony Boric, 19. Justin Collins, 20. Taniela Moa, 21. Ben Atiga, 22. Rudi Wulf.