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Eight Harlequins named in England U16s squad

Friday, 21st April 2017 @ 09:00



Following the conclusion of Wellington Festival, eight members of Harlequins' U16s squad have been named in the matchday 23 to face Wales U16s on Sunday 30th April.

Harlequins make up five of the starting 15, while providing three replacements from the bench for next Sunday's match against Wales U16s (kick-off 14:00).

Sam Riley (St George's Weybridge) and Jack Reid (Wellington College) start at tighthead prop and blindside flanker respectively, while James Botterill (Fullbrook), Lennox Anyanwu (Christ's Hospital) and Louis Lynagh (Hampton School) are named among the starting backs.

From the bench Aristot Salomon (Whitgift), Sam Davies (Cardinal Vaughan) and Harry Dugmore (Tomlinscote) provide cover for loosehead prop, second row and back row respectively.

England U16s face Wales U16s in the one-off match at Bridgwater and Albion RFC in Bridgwater, Somerset.

England U16s squad to play Wales U16s
15. Louis Lynagh - Harlequins (Hampton School)
14. Joe Carpenter - Yorkshire (Lawnswood School)
13. Lennox Anyanwu - Harlequins (Christ's Hospital)
12. Josh Hallett - Saracens (New Hall School)
11. James Botterill - Harlequins (Fullbrook)
10. Will Haydon Wood - Newcastle Falcons (Sedbergh School)
9. Raphael Quirke - Sale Sharks (St. Ambrose College)

1. James Whitcombe - Leicester Tigers (Woodhouse Grove)
2. Alfie Barbeary - Wasps (Bloxham School)
3. Sam Riley - Harlequins (St George's Weybridge)
4. George Martin - Leicester Tigers (Rawlin Academy)
5. Alfred Mawdsley - Wasps (Aylesbury Grammar)
6. Jack Reid - Harlequins (Wellington College)
7. Fin Rossiter - London Irish (Pangbourne)
8. Harry Hill - Newcastle Falcons (Sedbergh School)

16. Lewis Holsey - Worcester Warriors (Archbishop Ilsely CS)
17. Aristot Salomon - Harlequins (Whitgift)
18. Corey Payne - Worcester Warriors (KES Five Ways)
19. Sam Davies - Harlequins (Cardinal Vaughan)
20. Harry Dugmore - Harlequins (Tomlinscote)

21. Sam Clough - London Irish (Edgebarrow)
22. Will Sinfield - London Irish (Wellington College)
23. Chidera Obonna - Newcastle Falcons (RGS Newcastle) 


Harlequins Vice-Captain Dave Ward following defeat to Ulster Rugby in the European Rugby Champions Cup.

Harlequins back rower Renaldo Bothma following the 5-17 defeat to Ulster Rugby.

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