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Under 18s International - Wales and England Lions name their squads

12th September 2017, 11:35


Under 18s International - Wales and England Lions name their squads

The team is picked, the scene is set!!

Wales under 18s host England Lions in a community international this Saturday at Caerphilly Centre of Sporting Excellence in Ystrad Mynach (kick-off 2pm).

The Welsh were unbeaten in this annual fixture between 2008 and 2013 but have suffered defeat in the last three years so will be determined to get the winning back on track.

Head Coach Dan Clements and Assistant Wayne Ponting have picked an 18-man match day squad to face England Lions whilst England coach Alex Davidson has selected a travelling 20-man squad.


Wales 18 man squad:

Karlin Claridge, Jack Morris (both Cardiff Blue Dragons)

Jacob Hitchcox (North Wales Crusaders)

Morgan Cross, Taine Hendy, Nye Walker (all Rhondda Outlaws)

Dewi Billingham, Eauan Morris, Fraser Stroud, Brett Thomas (all Torfaen Tigers)

Elliot Jenkins (Thatto Heath Crusaders)

Cobi Green, Macauley Harris (both Valley Cougars)

Sean Collins, Rowland Kaye, Ben Lloyd-Hunter, Ellis Simon, James Smith (all West Wales Raiders)


England Lions will line up as follows: 

1 Curtis Teare - Wath Brow Hornets

2 Oliver Greensmith - Crigglestone All Blacks

3 James Goulbra Miller - West Hull

4 Jordan Bull - Lock Lane

5 Will Ashworth - Leigh Miners

6 Kier Shepard - Askam

7 Cole Connelly - Rochdale Mayfield

8 TitusGwaze - Halifax Elite Academy

9 Eddie Wilcock - New College Pontefract

10 Sam Dore - Brixton Bulls

11 James Beckett - Featherstone Lions

12 William Jones - Wigan St Patricks

13 Liam Kenyon - Blackbrook Royals

14 Tom Goulding - Blackbrook Royals

15 Leon Harber - Wigan St Judes

16 Gary McMahon - Wigan St Judes

17 Jack Thompson - Egremont Rangers

18 Will Tully - Leicester City Roosters

19 Charlie Taylor - Thatto Heath Crusaders

20 Kelland Thomas-Smith - Brixton Bulls