Provisional Squad For PRO12 Opener

Guinness PRO12 Editor

28 Aug 2012


Ulster coach Mark Anscombe has named a 26 man squad ahead of this Friday’s RaboDirect PRO12 game v Glasgow, his first competitive game in charge (kick off 7.05pm)…

Paul Marshall, Darren Cave and Tom Court have all been included in the 26 man panel ahead of this weekend’s game at Ravenhill.

The trio will add experience to a youthful squad that has registered impressive pre-season wins against Bayonne, Leicester and Newcastle.

New signings Sean Doyle, Nick Williams and Michael Heaney will make their competitive debuts for the Province if selected.

Ulster Squad to play Glasgow Warriors, RaboDirect PRO12, Fri 31st Aug (7.05pm), Ravenhill

Forwards (15)
Niall Annett
Adam Macklin
Callum Black
John Afoa
Lewis Stevenson
Neil McComb
Mike McComish
Johann Muller
Robbie Diack
Sean Doyle
Nick Williams
Rob Herring
Tom Court
Nigel Brady
Declan Fitzpatrick

Backs (11)
Peter Nelson
Jared Payne
Niall O’Connor
Michael Heaney
Craig Gilroy
Paddy Jackson
Luke Marshall
Paul Marshall
Chris Farrell
Michael Allen
Darren Cave


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