Wasps Names Side For Bath Rugby Clash
Men’s Head Coach Lee Blackett has named his side to take on Bath Rugby at The Rec in Round 3 of the Gallagher Premiership on Friday 23 September, kick off 7.45pm. Jacob Umaga makes his much anticipated return from injury as he joins the starting line up at full back. Following an impressive display on Tuesday night vs Newcastle Falcons, Francois Hougaard starts at 14, with Josh Bassett at 11. Sam Spink and Burger Odendaal form the centre partnership, with Charlie Atkinson and Will Porter linking up at half-backs. Dan Frost makes his first start of the season and will line up alongside Tom West and Biyi Alo in the front row. Captain Joe Launchbury links up with Kiran McDonald in the second row, with Nizaam Carr, Jack Willis and Tom Willis in the back row to complete the pack. Amongst the replacements, Gabriel Oghre features in the squad for the first time this season. Tim Cardall is also set to make his 50th Wasps appearance should he feature in Friday’s game. Wasps team to face Bath Rugby at The Rec on Friday 23 September, kick off 7.45pm. 1 Tom West 2 Dan Frost 3 Biyi Alo 4 Joe Launchbury (c) 5 Kiran McDonald 6 Nizaam Carr 7 Jack Willis 8 Tom Willis 9 Will Porter 10 Charlie Atkinson 11 Josh Bassett 12 Burger Odendaal 13 Sam Spink 14 Francois Hougaard 15 Jacob Umaga Replacements 16 Gabriel Oghre 17 Robin Hislop 18 John Ryan 19 Tim Cardall 20 Ben Morris 21 Dan Robson 22 Ryan Mills 23 Zach Kibirige Content & Images from – Wasps Rugby The post Wasps Names Side For Bath Rugby Clash appeared first on Huge Rugby News.