Adam Coleman to captain Melbourne Rebels

MELBOURNE, Australia — Wallabies lock Adam Coleman will captain the Melbourne Rebels in Super Rugby this season after joining the club from the now defunct Western Force.

Coleman has been chosen as captain ahead of another new recruit, test scrumhalf Will Genia, and Wallabies winger Reece Hodge.

Nic Stirzaker, who captained the Rebels last season, is now playing in England.

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