Posted 9th Oct 2019

League newcomers Swansea are next test for Team Bath ahead of big BUCS Super Rugby Anniversary Game at The Rec

Team Bath make their first-ever BUCS Super Rugby visit to Swansea University tonight (Wednesday) for the first match in their double header against Welsh opposition.

Swansea have been promoted to the top flight of student rugby this season and recorded their first victory when they beat Loughborough 29-13.

Team Bath – sponsored by Fulkers Bailey Russell – have lost their opening two matches on the road and are keen to get a victory under their belt ahead of next week’s big Anniversary Game against Cardiff University at The Rec (click here to get free tickets).

Both tonight’s match at Swansea and the Anniversary Game fixture on Wednesday, October 16 kick-off at 6.30pm.

Tonight’s team

Team Bath starting XV: 15 Ethan Hutt, 14 Luca Mignot, 13 Alex Nisbet, 12 Sam Kennaugh, 11 Alex Varney, 10 Benn Morris, 9 Ed Rimmer (cc); 1 Tom Rowlands, 2 Jordi Den Hartog, 3 Will French, 4 Jordan Martin (cc), 5 Edoardo Balocco, 6 Jack Kenningham, 7 Chris Barry, 8 Ed Ashcroft.

Replacements: 16 Rory Mead, 17 Harry Sturge, 18 Joe Atkins, 19 Gwil Bradley, 20 Cameron Keys, 21 Jacob Tansey, 22 Tom Pittman, 23 Cal Barrett.

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