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Senior squad injury update from London Wasps

Marco Wentzel suffered a dislocated shoulder in the game against Sale Sharks. He will have surgery this week and is expected to be out for the remainder of the season.

Elliot Daly went off as a precaution in same game but the Club are hopeful he will be back training in midweek and available for selection this weekend.

Richard Haughton is recovering from a muscle strain but is expected to return to training this week and be available for selection this weekend.

Richard Birkett missed last weekend’s game with a strain but should be back training this week.

John Hart and Ross Filipo are on track to return to play in early April with both making good progress on their respective rehab programmes.

Neither Chris Mayor nor Riki Flutey will play again this season. Flutey picked up an ankle injury in the game against Exeter Chiefs while Mayor has had surgery for an injured thumb.

Christian Wade and Tom Varndell are progressing well from their surgeries and both are being monitored on a continuing basis before a date is set for their return.

Joe Burton is suffering from a sore lower back and is unlikely to be available in the coming weeks for selection.

Tom Rees and Chris Bell are continuing their long-term rehab recovery.