Super Rugby: Folau Takes Centre Stage Against Brumbies

by Geoff Smith - There were never many doubts that star fullback Israel Folau could make a successful switch to outside centre. What might surprise some, is how quickly he’s making the change. So much so, he could find himself there for the Wallabies. Still wearing the number 15 jersey, Folau has spent recent weeks attacking at outside centre. A move that reaped rewards on Sunday, as the 25-year-old impressed with 14 possessions for 146 metres and nine tackle busts. “I’m trying to adapt as quick as I can, according to the situation that we’re in,” Folau said. “It’s unfortunate that we lost Adam (Ashley-Cooper) a couple of weeks ago. I think Cheik (Michael Cheika) just probably seen it as the best thing for the team, and I’m just trying to do my role for the team. “I�
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