Tupou to take starting spot in his stride

The Rugby Championship
Taniela Tupou admits he was surprised when he was selected for his first Wallabies start but insists his role in the team won't change. The Tongan Thor looking forward to coming up against The Beast in Port Elizabeth on Sunday morning (AEST).  Meanwhile, his prop partner Scott Sio is set to celebrate his 50th cap for Australia at Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium.

The Wallabies face the Springboks at Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium on Sunday morning, kicking off at 1:05am AEST, broadcast LIVE on FOX SPORTS.