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Leinster name side for Worcester following good win in Coventry

Leinster name side for Worcester following good win in Coventry

Following their 44-27 win against Coventry on Thursday, Leinster have named a more experienced side to play Worcester at 2pm Saturday.

Following a resounding 44-27 win over Coventry on Thursday, Leinster have announced their side to play Worcester later today.

Declan Kidney will have been pleased with the performance of a largely inexperienced side against Coventry, when they ran in six tries from Fiachra Baynes (2), Gareth Hayes, David Blaney, David Hewitt and Ken Kennedy.

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Trailing 20-10 at the interval, Leinster launched a stinging reply in the second half, largely from the boot of Conor Kilroy who added nine points to his earlier five – though the Blackrock College fullback saw two efforts shave the upright while another struck the crossbar.

Leinster team that played Coventry:

Conor Kilroy, Fiachra Baynes, Ken Kennedy, Shane Moore (Captain), Gareth Hayes, David Hewitt, Eoin Burke (D. Geraghty, 74);
Anthony O’Donnell (W. O’Dowd, 74), David Blaney, Ricky Nebbett (J. Moran, 74), John Duffy, Simon Crawford, Ciaran Potts, Tom O’Donoghue, Kevin Croke

Leinster team to play Worcester:
15: James Norton
14: John McWeeney
13: Christian Warner
12: David Quinlan
11: Gary Brown
10: David McAllister
9: Brian O’Riordan
1: Emmett Byrne
2: Gavin Hickie
3: Peter Coyle
4: Ben Gissing
5: Leo Cullen (Captain)
6: Aidan McCullen
7: Shane Jennings
8: Des Dillon
Subs from:
Steve Barretto, Ricky Nebbett, David Blaney, Niall Ronan, Ciaran Potts, Victor Costello, Eoin Burke, David Hewitt, Conor Kilroy