Watch National Rugby Championship NRC Live Streaming 2014 Round 7 Perth Spirit vs Queensland Country match will be kick off at Rockingham RUC, Perth, Saturday 04 October 2014 online, Time 15:30 AEDT and its broadcast On Fox Sports.
Queensland Country’s tough campaign has been further hit by an injury to skipper and workhorse backrower Beau Robinson.
The Reds flanker will miss the trip to Perth due to a groin injury, with Mackay product and No. 8 Ben Adams to captain the side in his absence.
The Spirit, who thumped Sydney Stars 63-21 last round, are looking for back-to-back wins to hold on to their spot in the top four.
Kane Koteka and Al Rovira have been elevated to the back-row from the bench for Perth, while Wallaby hopeful Kyle Godwin moves from inside to outside centre with Luke Burton returning to the side in the No. 12 jersey.
Perth Spirit: Joe Savage, Robbie Abel, Tetera Faulkner, Sam Wykes (c), Brent Murphy, Brynard Stander, Kane Koteka, Al Rovira, Ian Prior, Zack Holmes, Marcel Brache, Luke Burton, Kyle Godwin, Luke Morahan, Dane Haylett-Petty.
Reserves: Harry Scoble, Chris Heiberg, Oliver Hoskins, Corey Thomas, Richard Hardwick, Justin Turner, Ammon Matuauto, Christian Joubert.
Queensland Country: Haydn Hirsimaki, Ryan Freney, Campbell Wakely, Rubin Fuimaono, Blake Enever, Mitch King, Jack de Guingand, Ben Adams, Sam Grasso, Matt Brandon, Giles Beveridge, Sam Johnson, Campbell Magnay, Tom Pincus, Jamie-Jerry Taulagi.
Reserves: Michael Parker, Feao Fotuaika, Andrew Parker, Sam Fattal, James Turner, James Tuttle, Herman Porter, Pierce Fitzgerald.