The UKAF U23 XV will be looking to avenge last season’s 36-30 loss to Oxbridge at Twickenham this Saturday. Three players return from that team, Harry Challenor (RAF), Joe Burton (Royal Navy) and Steff Wilson (Army). The captaincy remains with the Army, centre Marcus Mercer having taken over from last year’s captain Ross Parkins.
UKAF U23 XV v Oxbridge XV, Twickenham, Saturday 29 April 2017 Kick Off 12:00
UKAF U23 XV: Harry Challenor (RAFRU) *, Tom Hughes (RNRU), Joe Burton (RNRU) *, Jack Thompson (RAFRU), Ryan Tolley (ARU), Keiron Forbes (RAFRU), Josh Williams (RAFRU), Lloyd Wheeldon (ARU), James West (RAFRU), Frank Bognisoko (ARU), Marcus Mercer (ARU) [Captain], Billy Allington (ARU), Nick Slaney (RNRU), Steff Wilson (ARU) *
Replacements: Stepehn Jenkinson (ARU), Kai Stevens (RAFRU), Sam Veron (RNRU), Dan Mason (RNRU), Luke Temple (ARU), Ross McDougall (RAFRU), Tom O’Rourke (ARU), Rory Penfold (RNRU)