Donald starting for the Barbarians against England

23 May 2012

Bath Rugby fly-half Stephen Donald has been named in the Barbarians starting line-up to face England at Twickenham on Sunday 27th May, 14:30 kick off.

Springbok World Cup winning captain John Smit will lead the Barbarians when they open their summer tour against England at Twickenham on Sunday afternoon.

Coach John Kirwan said, "We have several natural leaders in the squad but with John's track record of captaincy at the highest levels of the game he was the obvious choice to lead us on this tour."

Barbarians team:

Mils Muliaina, Paul Sackey, Casey Laulala, Mike Tindall, Ian Balshaw, Stephen Donald, Rory Lawson, Neemia Tialata, John Smit (captain), John Afoa, Mark Chisholm, Anton van Zyl, Ernst Joubert, John Beattie, Akapusi Qera

Replacements: Benoit August, Duncan Jones, Pelu Taele, Raphael Lakafia, Jerome Fillol, Felipe Contepomi, Sailosi Tagicakibau

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