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Harlequins team to play Bristol Rugby in the London Double Header

Harlequins has announced the team to play Bristol Rugby on Saturday, during the London Double Header, kick-off 16:30 (live on BT Sport).

Kicking off Harlequins’ 150th anniversary year with a visit to Twickenham Stadium, Director of Rugby John Kingston has Danny Care leading a side which includes seven Harlequins Academy graduates in the starting forward pack.

Speaking ahead of the fixture, Kingston said: “The squad is hugely excited to be playing at Twickenham Stadium once again, especially to kick off the new Aviva Premiership season and the Club’s 150th year.

“We are determined to start the season positively and carry this momentum forward, but we know that we will be facing a well drilled Bristol outfit under the stewardship of Andy Robinson.”

Harlequins team

15. Ross Chisholm
14. Marland Yarde
13. Joe Marchant
12. Jamie Roberts
11. Tim Visser
10. Nick Evans
9. Danny Care (c)

1. Joe Marler
2. Rob Buchanan
3. Kyle Sinckler
4. Sam Twomey
5. James Horwill
6. Chris Robshaw
7. Luke Wallace
8. Jack Clifford

Replacements
16. Dave Ward
17. Owen Evans
18. Will Collier
19. George Merrick
20. Mat Luamanu
21. Karl Dickson
22. Ruaridh Jackson
23. Alofa Alofa

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