Seven changes in Wayne Pivac’s line-up from Fiji. In the backs, Josh Adams is back on the wing, Uilisi Halaholo is in the centres and Tomos Williams reclaims the scrum-half shirt. In the pack there are returns for Wyn Jones, Tomos Francis, and Aaron Wainwright, while Seb Davies is promoted from the bench.
Captain and World Player Of The Year nominee Michael Hooper is a huge injury loss for Australia; Pete Samu replaces him in the back row. James Slipper will take over as captain and will be joined by new starters Latu and Toupous to make up the front row. In the backs, Filipo Daugunu replaces Tom Wright on the wing.
Wales: Liam Williams; Louis Rees-Zammit, Nick Tompkins, Uilisi Halaholo, Josh Adams; Dan Biggar, Tomos Williams; Wyn Jones, Ryan Elias, Tomas Francis, Adam Beard, Seb Davies, Ellis Jenkins, Taine Basham, Aaron Wainwright.
Replacements: Elliot Dee, Gareth Thomas, Dillon Lewis, Ben Carter, Christ Tshiunza, Gareth Davies, Rhys Priestland, Johnny McNicholl.
Australia: Kurtley Beale; Andrew Kellaway, Len Ikitau, Hunter Paisami, Filipo Daugunu; James O’Connor, Nic White; James Slipper, Tolu Latu, Taniela Tupou, Rory Arnold, Izack Rodda, Rob Leota, Pete Samu, Rob Valetini.
Replacements: Folau Fainga’a, Angus Bell, Allan Alaalatoa, Will Skelton, Lachlan Swinton, Tate McDermott, Lalakai Foketi, Tom Wright.