Bath Rugby team confirmed to face Gloucester Rugby

1 February 2019

Bath Rugby have confirmed their team to face Gloucester Rugby in the Premiership Rugby Cup at the Rec tomorrow afternoon, kick-off 14:30.  

Will Chudley, Paul Grant, Max Lahiff, Ruaridh McConnochie, Jamie Roberts and Elliott Stooke all come into the starting line-up for the West Country derby.

McConnochie marks his return on the left wing, with Semesa Rokoduguni and Tom Homer completing an otherwise unchanged back three. Jonathan Joseph continues at outside centre and will join Jamie Roberts in an experienced midfield pairing.  Chudley co-captains the side from scrum-half, with Rhys Priestland completing the half-back combination.

Jacques van Rooyen and Jack Walker start at loosehead prop and hooker respectively, with Lahiff coming in at tighthead to complete the front row. Co-captain Luke Charteris continues in the second row alongside Dave Attwood. Stooke comes in at blindside flanker in a back row which includes Josh Bayliss and Grant. 

Bath Rugby team to face Gloucester Rugby

15. Tom Homer

14. Semesa Rokoduguni

13. Jonathan Joseph

12. Jamie Roberts

11. Ruaridh McConnochie

10. Rhys Priestland

9. Will Chudley (co-captain)

1. Jacques van Rooyen

2. Jack Walker

3. Max Lahiff

4. Dave Attwood

5. Luke Charteris (co-captain)

6. Elliott Stooke

7. Josh Bayliss

8. Paul Grant


16. Tom Dunn

17. Will Vaughan

18. Henry Thomas

19. Charlie Ewels

20. Miles Reid

21. Max Green

22. Freddie Burns

23. Jackson Willison

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