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Attwood to hit 100 against Wasps

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Bath Rugby second row Dave Attwood is in line to make his 100th Club appearance in tomorrow’s Aviva Premiership match against Wasps at the Recreation Ground, kick-off 15.00.

Attwood, one of England Rugby’s standout players in the recent Autumn series, is named at lock alongside Captain Stuart Hooper. Up front Nick Auterac, Ross Batty and Henry Thomas start, whilst the back row features Matt Garvey, Francois Louw and Leroy Houston.

Scrum-half Chris Cook and fly-half George Ford remain in the half-backs. A new-look centre partnership sees Sam Burgess deployed at 12, with Jonathan Joseph outside him. Matt Banahan and Semesa Rokoduguni line-up on the wings, with Anthony Watson at fullback.

Bath Rugby team to face Wasps

15 Anthony Watson
14 Semesa Rokoduguni
13 Jonathan Joseph
12 Sam Burgess
11 Matt Banahan
10 George Ford
9 Chris Cook

1 Nick Auterac
2 Ross Batty
3 Henry Thomas
4 Stuart Hooper (c)
5 Dave Attwood
6 Matt Garvey
7 Francois Louw
8 Leroy Houston
 
Replacements

16 Rob Webber
17 Paul James
18 David Wilson
19 Dominic Day
20 Carl Fearns
21 Peter Stringer
22 Ollie Devoto
23 Olly Woodburn
 

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