Connacht XV to face Warriors

Guinness PRO12 Editor

17 Feb 2011


Connacht Rugby have announced the starting XV to face the Glasgow Warriors tomorrow evening (The Sportsground – 19.00)

After last weeks victory over the Llanelli Scarlets Head Coach Eric Elwood has made only 2 changes to the starting line-up, Hooker Sean Cronin returns from International duty and replaces Adrian Flavin while Ray Ofisa starts at 8 ahead of Mike McComish. The back-line remains unchanged with Troy Nathan and Niva Ta’auso making up the centre partnership and Fionn Carr, Brian Tuohy and Gavin Duffy completing the back 3. Johnny O’Connor continues to captain the side from flanker and is joined on the otherside of the scrum by fellow Galway native Andrew Browne.

Connacht XV to face Glasgow Warriors – The Sportsgound Fri 18th Feb, 7.00pm
1 Brett Wilkinson
2 Sean Cronin
3 Jamie Hagan
4 Michael Swift
5 Mike McCarthy
6 Andrew Browne
7 Johnny O’Connor (C)
8 Ray Ofisa
9 Frank Murphy
10 Ian Keatley
11 Fionn Carr
12 Troy Nathan
13 Niva Ta’auso
14 Brian Tuohy
15 Gavin Duffy

16 Adrian Flavin
17 Ronan Loughney
18 Rodney Ah You
19 Bernie Upton
20 Mike McComish
21 Cillian Willis
22 Mia Nikora
23 Shane Monahan