Shedloads
Changes for Saints
By New Cherry
April 5 2019


Tom Savage

Tom Savage is off to Japan in the summer as we enter the usual end of season merry-go-round. However, the long serving lock is in the squad which travels to Northampton for this Sunday afternoon's televised game ..

We have three changes - all in the backs thanks to injuries to Jason Woodward, Tom Marshall and Ollie Thorley.

The new back three will be pretty potent: Tom Hudson, Charlie Sharples and Matt Banahan..

Joining Tom Savage on the bench will be debutant hooker Mike Sherry..

Gloucs: 15 Tom Hudson; 14. Matt Banahan, 13. Billy Twelvetrees, 12. Mark Atkinson, 11. Charlie Sharples; 10. Danny Cipriani, 9. Willi Heinz (captain); 1. Josh Hohneck, 2. Franco Marais, 3. Fraser Balmain; 4. Ed Slater, 5. Franco Mostert; 6. Ruan Ackermann, 7. Jaco Kriel, 8. Ben Morgan.

 Reps: Mike Sherry, Val Rapava Ruskin,  Ruan Dreyer, Tom Savage,  Freddie Clarke,  Jake Polledri,  Callum Braley,  Tom Seabrook.

Saints: 15 George Furbank, 14 Ahsee Tuala, 13 Rory Hutchinson, 12 Piers Francis, 11 Taqele Naiyaravoro, 10 Dan Biggar,9 Cobus Reinach, 1 Francois Van Wyk, 2 Reece Marshall, 3 Paul Hill, 4 Alex Moon, 5 Courtney Lawes, 6 Lewis Ludlam, 7 Heinrich Brüssow, 8 Teimana Harrison (captain)

Reps: Darren Dawidiuk, Alex Waller, Ben Franks, Api Ratuniyarawa, Jamie Gibson, Alex Mitchell, Luther Burrell, Ken Pisi.