Jul 25, 2014
Saracens name side to face Montpellier
Saracens have named their side for tonight’s preseason friendly against Montpellier at the Stade Yves Du Manoir, kick off 20h45 (local time).
Alistair Hargreaves captains the team from lock forward, and is partnered by Mouritz Botha in the second row.
Richard Barrington, Jamie George and Petrus Du Plessis start the game in the front row, whilst Eoin Sheriff (blindside flanker), Matt Hankin (openside flanker) and Jackson Wray (No.8) making up the back row.
Ben Spencer partners Charlie Hodgson at half-back, with Nils Mordt and Tim Streather playing in the centres.
David Strettle is picked on the left wing, with New Zealander Jack Wilson starting on the other wing– Ben Ransom starts at full-back.
Saracens XV to play Montpellier
15. Ben Ransom; 14. Jack Wilson, 13. Tim Streather, 12. Nils Mordt, 11. David Strettle; 10. Charlie Hodgson, 9. Ben Spencer; 1. Richard Barrington, 2. Jamie George, 3. Petrus Du Plessis, 4. Alistair Hargreaves ©, 5. Mouritz Botha, 6. Eoin Sheriff, 7. Matt Hankin, 8. Jackson Wray.
Substitutes (from): Scott Spurling, Biyi Alo, Titi Lamositele, George Kruis, Hayden Smith, Hayden Thompson-Stringer, Henry Taylor, Will Edwards, Nathan Earle, George Perkins, Tom Griffiths
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