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Batty and Rokoduguni in line to reach Bath Rugby milestones

Ross Batty and Semesa Rokoduguni are in line to reach milestones for Bath Rugby this Saturday when they take on Northampton Saints at the Rec in the Aviva Premiership, kick-off 15.15.

Rokoduguni lines up on the wing for his 50th appearance, whilst if hooker Batty is called on from the bench he will make his 100th appearance in the Blue, Black and White.

Olly Woodburn starts on the opposite wing with Tom Homer, fresh from his debut last weekend, named at fullback. Kyle Eastmond and Sam Burgess link-up in the midfield once more, as Ollie Devoto partners Micky Young in the half-backs.

Paul James returns from international duty to join Rob Webber and Henry Thomas up front, and Stuart Hooper and Dominic Day combine in the second row. Carl Fearns starts at number 8, with Matt Garvey and Francois Louw on either flank.

Bath Rugby will be holding a minute's silence ahead of the game in memory of those who tragically lost their lives and were affected by the accident in the city a couple of weeks ago.

Bath Rugby team to face Northampton Saints

15. Tom Homer
14. Semesa Rokoduguni
13. Sam Burgess
12. Kyle Eastmond
11. Olly Woodburn
10. Ollie Devoto
9. Micky Young
1. Paul James
2. Rob Webber
3. Henry Thomas
4. Stuart Hooper ( c )
5. Dominic Day
6. Matt Garvey
7. Francois Louw
8. Carl Fearns

Replacements

16. Ross Batty
17. Nick Auterac
18. Kane Palma-Newport
19. Alafoti Faosiliva
20. Leroy Houston
21. Peter Stringer
22. Rory Jennings
23. Luke Arscott

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