Saracens - Earl to skipper England U20 in final Six Nations game

Mar 14, 2018

Earl to skipper England U20 in final Six Nations game


Saracens youngster Ben Earl will once again captain England Under-20s in the Six Nations.

The academy product has been selected to lead Steve Bates’ side from openside flanker for the second game running, after impressing in their win over France last time out.

Ireland provide the opposition in the last round on Friday at Wasps’ Ricoh Arena (20H00 kick-off) with England still having the chance to clinch the title.

Best of luck to Ben and the rest of the England squad!

England U20s
15. Jordan Olowofela (Leicester Tigers), 14. Gabriel Ibitoye (Harlequins), 13. Fraser Dingwall (Northampton Saints),12. Tom Hardwick (Leicester Tigers), 11. Ben Loader (London Irish), 10. James Grayson (Northampton Saints), 9. Ben White (Leicester Tigers); 1. Toby Trinder (Northampton Saints), 2. Henry Walker (Gloucester Rugby), 3. Marcus Street (Exeter Chiefs), 4. Dino Lamb (Harlequins), 5. James Scott (Worcester Warriors), 6. Josh Basham (London Irish), 7. Ben Earl (capt) (Saracens), 8. Sam Moore (Sale Sharks).

Replacements
16. Gabriel Oghre (Wasps), 17. Alex Seville (Gloucester Rugby), 18. Joe Heyes (Leicester Tigers), 19. Sam Lewis (Leicester Tigers), 20. Ted Hill (Worcester Warriors), 21. Rory Brand (London Irish), 22. Will Butler (Worcester Warriors), 23. Tom Seabrook (Gloucester Rugby).

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