British and Irish Lions lock Geoff Parling admits a first defeat on tour "hurts like hell".
The Lions lost their unbeaten tour record four days before tackling Australia after the Brumbies deservedly triumphed 14-12.
Post-match reaction the Brumbies' 14-12 victory over the British and Irish Lions.
Australia's Digby Ioane, fit to play in Saturday's first Test, is relishing a clash with Lions' winger George North.
Despite depleted resources, Scotland know they must tackle the Italy scrum when the sides meet this weekend.
Adam Ashley-Cooper insists Brian O'Driscoll remains as dangerous as ever as the rivals prepare to meet for the first time.
Brad Barritt has dismissed any fears of potential jet lag and weariness being a factor when he makes his Lions debut.
Lions centre Jamie Roberts has been described as "a grave doubt" for next Saturday's first Test against Australia.
Shane Williams admits he's been impressed by Christian Wade as the pair prepare to line-up for the Lions on Tuesday.
Australia have bought in some legendary Wallaby players of the past to tell their current crop what to expect against the Lions.