3 years ago
21 October 2011, 12:23pm
Bath Rugby will welcome their returning World Cup players into the line-up for tomorrow's game against Worcester Warriors at the Recreation Ground, kick-off 2.15pm.
Anthony Perenise, Francois Louw, Matt Banahan, Lee Mears, David Wilson and Lewis Moody all feature in the 23 man squad who will be looking to build momentum with a second win in the LV= Cup.
After an impressive debut appearance last week in the five point away win over Newport Gwent Dragons, Perenise makes his first start for the Club, replacing Mark Lilley in the front row. He scrums down alongside Ross Batty and Nathan Catt.
South African flanker Louw makes his first appearance in Blue, Black and White, lining up in the back row with captain, Andy Beattie, and Ben Skirving at number 8.
Banahan continues at inside centre, with Dan Hipkiss returning outside him. Olly Woodburn starts again on the wing following his try scoring debut, with Nick Abendanon lining up on the opposite wing. Jack Cuthbert completes the backs line-up at fullback.
Mears, Wilson and Moody are named on the bench, along with Club captain, Stuart Hooper who returns from injury.
Tickets are still available for tomorrow's clash with Worcester, so call the ticket office now on 0844 4481865 to book yours!
Bath Rugby team to face Worcester Warriors
15. Jack Cuthbert
14. Olly Woodburn
13. Dan Hipkiss
12. Matt Banahan
11. Nick Abendanon
10. Tom Heathcote
9. Chris Cook
1. Nathan Catt
2. Ross Batty
3. Anthony Perenise
4. Will Spencer
5. Ryan Caldwell
6. Andy Beattie (c)
7. Francois Louw
8. Ben Skirving
16. Lee Mears
17. Charlie Beech
18. David Wilson
19. Stuart Hooper
20. Lewis Moody
21. Matt Keyte
22. Sam Vesty
23. Tom Biggs
22 October 2011
The Recreation Ground »
|2||FB||Jack Cuthbert||15||Tom Arscott||FB||2|
|2||W||Ollie Woodburn||14||Andy Short||W|
|1||C||Dan Hipkiss||13||Chris Pennell||C|
|2||C||Matthew Banahan||12||Alex Crockett||C|
|2||W||Nick Abendanon||11||Josh Drauninui||W||1|
|8||10||1||FH||Tom Heathcote||10||Joe Carlisle||FH||4||5|
|SH||Chris Cook||9||Ollie Frost||SH|
|1||P||Nathan Catt||1||George Porter||P|
|H||Ross Batty||2||Olly Hayes||H|
|1||P||Anthony Perenise||3||Oliver Tomaszczyk||P|
|1||L||Will Spencer||4||Chris Jones||L|
|L||Ryan Caldwell||5||Ben Gulliver||L|
|FL||Andy Beattie||6||Sam Betty||FL|
|1||FL||Francois Louw||7||Matt Kvesic||FL|
|1||8||Ben Skirving||8||Adam Balding||8|
|15/10/11||Newport Gwent Dragons||16 - 46||Bath Rugby|
|09/10/11||London Wasps||27 - 24||Bath Rugby|
|01/10/11||Bath Rugby||26 - 25||Leicester Tigers|
|15/10/11||Worcester Warriors||20 - 19||London Wasps|
|09/10/11||London Irish||42 - 24||Worcester Warriors|
|30/09/11||Worcester Warriors||12 - 3||Northampton Saints|