Controversial flyhalf Danny Cipriani can hardly wait to play with Wallaby stars James O'Connor and Kurtley Beale at the Melbourne Rebels in next season's Super Rugby competition.
The 24-year-old has planned to be in the headlines for the right reason's in 2012, after several unflattering off-field incidents that eventually left him suspended from playing for five weeks.
Cipiriani has become good friends with both Beale and O'Connor and believes the Rebels will turn a few heads with their new talent.
"I was really looking forward to coming back and having my good mates Kurtley and James here," he told AAP.
"We spoke about playing together before they'd even signed so it's something I'm really looking forward to - they're two of the best players in the world.
"Having them here raises the bar for everyone and I think it will make everyone realise the full potential that we have."
Cipriani's next task will be to line-up against O'Connor when the Wallabies face the Barbarians at Twickenham on November 26. Sadly the third member of the trio, Beale, won't be involved for Australia following a hamstring injury sustained at the World Cup.
Cipriani will be hoping to remind the England selectors of what he can do during the BaaBaas game.
"I played with the Barbarians last year and played well," he said. "This year against Australia at Twickenham, it's exciting times and I'm very much looking forward to it.
"It's a great opportunity for me."
Gilbert has released a new line of rugby cleats. The Gilbert Virtuo 8S is part of the exciting new product. Check it out.
The entire All Blacks apparel line has been updated for 2013/14. Check out the New Zealand All Blacks polo.
The Nike Tiempo is a solid rugby cleat and one of few styles still made from full-grain natural leather.
The Gilbert Blitz 8S rugby cleat is a great cleat at a great price of $69.99. Get a new pair of cleats today.
A cool looking all black rugby cleat with the high performance adidas is known for. Get in the Gear!
Wear the crest of the British and Irish Lions on your t-shirt. A great look for the summer.
The All Blacks Performance t-shirt is black with hints of blue from the training jersey. Very Cool.
The New Zealand All Blacks training jersey for 2013/14. Get in the Gear!
The USA Rugby Pro Alternate rugby jersey is perfect for any fan of the Eagles. Get yours to wear during the summer Test matches.
The NEW All Blacks 2013/14 jersey has arrived at World Rugby Shop. Dare to wear the colors of the All Blacks.