The Western Force managed to grind out a 16-20 Super Rugby AU win over the Waratahs despite finishing with 14 men.
Queensland Reds and ACT Brumbies are the early pace-setters while the Melbourne Rebels prepare to make their mark. Check out our Super Rugby AU Round 2 Preview here.
The Brumbies defeated the Western Force 27-11 in their opening Super Rugby AU match in Perth on Friday.
Australian rugby’s oldest rivalry is set to reignite Super Rugby AU with the Queensland Reds and NSW Waratahs opening the 2021 season before reigning champs ACT Brumbies take on the Western Force.