Dragons squad for Cardiff Blues 27 December (3:20pm)

Guinness PRO12 Editor

24 Dec 2010


Paul Turner has named his side to face the Blues at Rodney Parade on Monday.

Will Harries, Adam Hughes, Tom Riley, Ashley Smith, Aled Brew, Jason Tovey; Wayne Evans; Hugh Gustafson, Tom Willis (c), Ben Castle, Luke Charteris, Scott Morgan, Dan Lydiate, Gavin Thomas, Toby Faletau


Steve Jones, Pat Palmer, Scott Roberts, Adam Jones, Lewis Evans, Pat Leach, Jon Evans, Matthew Jones

Meanwhile, because the weather forecast has changed for Sunday night and temperatures are set to drop to -6, the covering of snow on top of the covers is being removed on the morning of the match. Obviously this is an even more mammoth task but equipment has been drafted in to help. The Dragons are appealing to supporters to come and dig for victory and help ensure that the game goes ahead.

The dig starts at 9am and any supporter arriving before 10am can have a free ticket for the game and a voucher for a pint of Worthington's. Supporters who have already bought their tickets for the game will be given a voucher that they can exchange for a ticket to any game of their choice during the remainder of the season.


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