Pre Season Tigers Warm up, Instead of Wasps

Pre Season Tigers Warm up, Instead of Wasps

Post by Ian Richard » Thu, 21 Aug 1997 04:00:00

Quote:
> TIGERS ORGANISE ANOTHER PRE-SEASON FRIENDLY
> Leicester Tigers visit Bedford on Saturday, kick off 4PM for a hastily
> arranged pre-season friendly with second division Bedford. The match was
> brought about by a phone call from Bedford Director of Rugby Geoff Cook
to
> Bob Dwyer late Monday. Leicester of course do not have an Allied Dunbar
> Premiership 1 game this week, due to the postponement of the Wasps match
> and Bedford can play because the 2nd division does not start until 30th
> August.
> The Tigers team contains no fewer than ten internationals and features
all
> six British Lions. Bedford have named ex-Tigers Rory Underwood in the
> starting lineup and Aadel Kardooni on the bench.
> LEICESTER FIRST XV v BEDFORD
> Pre-Season Friendly at Goldington Road, Saturday 23 August 1997 (ko 4pm)
> O  Waisale Serevi*         Full back
> N  Craig Joiner*   Right Wing
> M  Will Greenwood  Centre
> L  Stuart Potter   Centre
> K  Michael Horak   Left Wing
> J  Joel Stransky*  Fly half
> I  Jamie Hamilton  Scrum half
> A  Graham Rowntree*        Prop
> B  Richard***erill*      ***
> C  Darren Garforth*        Prop
> D  Martin Johnson* (capt)  Lock
> E  Matt Poole      Lock
> F  Martin Corry*   Flanker
> G  Eric Miller*    No 8
> H  Neil Back*      Flanker
>    Replacements    
>    Jim Overend    
>    Roly Edwards    
>    Niall Malone*  
>    Derek Jelley    
>    Dorian West    
>    Neil Fletcher  
>    Lewis Moody    
> * denotes international

> Regards
> Stuart Farmer
> Press Officer

> Note: The Extras are at home to Wasps at Welford Road kick off 12.30pm