Australia head coach Eddie Jones has named his match-day 23 to face Georgia in Saint-Denis on Saturday, with tight-head prop Taniela Tupou set to win his 50th cap.

1 Angus Bell
2 David Porecki
3 Taniela Tupou
4 Richard Arnold
5 Will Skelton
6 Tom Hooper
7 Fraser McReight 
8 Rob Valetini
9 Tate McDermott
10 Carter Gordon
11 Marika Koroibete
12 Samu Kerevi
13 Jordan Petaia
14 Mark Nawaqanitawase
15 Ben Donaldson 

16 Matt Faessler
17 Blake Schoupp
18 Zane Nonggorr
19 Robert Leota
20 Langi Gleeson
21 Nic White
22 Lalakai Foketi
23 Suli Vunivalu 

  • The Wallabies have just five survivors in their match-day squad from the last side to play Georgia at RWC 2019: Jordan Petaia, Samu Kerevi, Nic White, Marika Koroibete and Taniela Tupou all
  • Richie Arnold starts in the second row. His brother, Rory, played second-row in this fixtures four years ago.
  • Will Skelton made his captaincy debut at this venue in his last game, and becomes the first lock to captain Australia in a Rugby World Cup match since Dean Mumm in 2015 against Uruguay.
  • Prop Taniela Tupou will play his 50th career test. He has played just 89 minutes of test rugby this season across two appearances.
  • Samu Kerevi returns after missing Australia’s loss at Stade de France last game. He has made the most try assists for the Wallabies this season with three.
  • Ben Donaldson will start at full-back for the first time in his career after two caps off the bench, and one at fly-half across 83 total minutes of test rugby played.