Wasps A team to face Sale Jets tonight in first Premiership Rugby Shield game

Date: 3 Sep 2018


Wasps have named their A team side to face Sale Jets at Broadstreet this evening kick off 7:30pm. 

Will Porter and Tom Willis co-captain Wasps in tonight's first round of the Premiership Rugby Shield against Sale Jets. 

The squad features eight players who were involved in the Premiership Rugby 7s in July. These include captain for that tournament Owain James at full back, winger Callum Sirker, second row Tim Cardall and fly half Sunni Jardine.  

15 of the 23-man-squad were also involved in the preseason friendly against Coventry just over a week ago.  

Academy Manager Jonathan Pendlebury said: “It is good to announce our first AXV match squad for what is the new Premiership Rugby Shield replacing the A-League competition.

"We want to use this competition for our Academy based players to gain senior rugby exposure in a Wasps jersey and continue with their development and progression into and towards Dai and staff’s 1stXV.”

Entry for the game is £5 for adults and under 12s are free. Tickets are available on the gate on the day, with gates opening at 6:00pm. 

The game is free for Wasps Season Members to attend, just bring proof of your season membership to the game. 

There will be limited parking spaces available at Broadstreet, but there is to be strictly no parking on Rugby Road outside the ground. Parking is included in the price of admission.  

The Broadstreet Rugby club address is: 

The Ivor Preece Field,
Rugby Road,
Binley Woods,
Coventry
Warwickshire
CV3 2AY

Wasps A team to play sale Jets at Broadstreet on Monday 3 September, kick off 7:30pm 

15 Owain James 

14 Josh Grimes

13 Cameron Anderson 

12 Will Simonds 

11 Callum Sirker 

10 Sunni Jardine 

9 Will Porter (c) 

1 George Thornton 

2 Jack Dickinson 

3 David Langley 

4 Joe Tunney

5 Tim Cardall 

6 Josh Fenner 

7 Kieran Curran 

8 Tom Willis (c) 

 

16 Adam Johnson 

17 Jack Higgins 

18 Alex Hunt 

19 Will Cardall 

20 Silas Pill 

21 Josh Nott 

22 Sam Spink 

23 Taju Atta