Wallabies flanker Rocky Elsom has been called straight into the NSW Waratahs starting side for the Super 14 rugby match against the defending champion Bulls in Pretoria on Saturday.
RugbyHeaven Aus reports that Elsom returns after recovering from the thigh injury he suffered earlier this month.
Dean Mumm moves from blindside flanker to lock to make way for Elsom, with Will Caldwell dropping to the bench.
Wallaby prop Al Baxter also comes into the starting side while five forwards have been named on the bench against the powerful Bulls.
Rugby league recruit Timana Tahu was not been included in the 22 for the match despite recovering from injury.
The Waratahs don’t fly out for the match until tomorrow morning.
NSW Waratahs: Sam Norton-Knight, Lachie Turner, Rob Horne, Tom Carter, Lote Tuqiri, Kurtley Beale, Luke Burgess, WYcliff Palu, PHil Waugh (capt), Rocky Elsom, Dan Vickerman, Dean Mumm, Al Baxter, Tatafu Polota-Nau, Benn Robinson.
Res: Adam Freier, Matt Dunning, Will Caldwell, David Lyons, Sekope Kepu, Matt Carraro, Brett Sheehan.