Wallabies flanker George Smith could still play against the Lions after a scan showed a knee injury was not as serious as first thought.
British and Irish Lions head coach Warren Gatland has confirmed that no further discussions have taken place with Jonny Wilkinson.
Ewen McKenzie has backed ditched Wallaby Quade Cooper over defensive concerns for next month's Test series against the Lions.
Digby Ioane will miss the Reds' match against the Stormers in Cape Town after flying back to Brisbane to have scans on a knee injury.
Australia coach Robbie Deans has challenged Quade Cooper to assert himself in his tour game against the Lions.
Australia coach Robbie Deans said troubled utility back Kurtley Beale still has a chance of playing against the Lions next month.
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