Ponting names his line-up



WALES Under 16s coach Wayne Ponting has confirmed his squad for Sunday’s match against Ireland Under 16s.

Ponting’s expected starting line-up (club and school in brackets) is: James Bartlett (captain – Cardiff City/Bishop of Llandaff), Karin Claridge (Cardiff City/Ysgol Gyfun Gymraeg Glantaf), James Smith (Cardiff City/Caldicot), Lewis Hall (Warrington Wolves/Warrington Academy), Brett Thomas (Torfaen Tigers/Monmouth), Taylor Phillips (West Wales Raiders/Ysgol Gyfun Ystalyfera), James Machin (Warrington Wolves/Warrington Academy), Jordan Ball (West Wales Raiders/Ysgol Gyfun Y Strade), Ben Lloyd Hunter (Cardiff City/Ysgol Gymraeg Bro Morgannwg), Ellis Brown (Torfaen Tigers/Monmouth), Garin Price (Torfaen Tigers/Cwmbran), William Mills (North Wales Crusaders/Coleg Llandrillo), Rowland Kaye (West Wales Raiders/Brynteg).

The substitutes will be selected from Derryn Hewings (Cardiff City/St Illtyds), David Jones (West Wales Raiders/Ysgol Gyfun Y Strade), Sean Collins (West Wales Raiders/Gowerton), Ieuan Smith (South Wales Rabbitohs/St Joseph’s Newport), Morgan Johnson (North Wales Crusaders/ Ellesmere College), Taine Hendy (Rhondda Outlaws/Treorchy).

The match will be played at Ashbourne RFC in County Meath, with a 3.00pm kick-off.