Heineken Clash Is One Not To Miss

This Sunday’s Heineken Cup clash between the Border Reivers and Northampton Saints will feature some of Scotland’s biggest rugby names, both past and present. With eleven players capped for Scotland, eight in the Reivers side and three in the Northampton line-up, there is no doubt that Sunday’s encounter will be one not to miss.This Sunday’s Heineken Cup clash between the Border Reivers and Northampton Saints will feature some of Scotland’s biggest rugby names, both past and present.

With eleven Scotland squad members from the current squad and yesteryear, eight in the Reivers side and three in the Northampton line-up, there is no doubt that Sunday’s encounter will be one not to miss.

Come and see the Reivers’ all-Scotland international front row stand the challenge of Tom Smith, Steve Thompson and Pat Barnard.

Scotland wingers Sean Lamont and Simon Danielli will also go head-to-head, with the battle of the playmakers between Scotland’s most capped player Gregor Townsend and All Black icon Carlos Spencer happening behind the pack.

Tickets for Sunday’s game are priced from ?£10 for adults and ?£5 for concessions (u18’s, students and OAPs) and are available by calling the Ticket Hotline on 0131 346 5100, via the Reivers’ website – www.borderreivers.org – or at the ground on the day of the game.

Border Reivers team

15 Calum MacRae CAPTAIN

14 Simon Danielli
13 Nick De Luca
12 Bryan Rennie
11 Brendon Daniel

10 Gregor Townsend
9 Rob Chrystie

1 Gavin Kerr
2 Ross Ford
3 Bruce Douglas
4 Stuart Grimes
5 Opeta Palepoi
6 Scott Newlands
7 Andy Miller
8 Kelly Brown

Substitutes
16 Steve Scott
17 Ed Kalman
18 Richie Vernon
19 John Dalziel
20 Brendan McKerchar
21 Steve Jones
22 Garry Law

Northampton Saints team

15 Paul Diggin

14 Sean Lamont
13 Ben Cohen
12 Robbie Kydd
11 Johnny Howard

10 Carlos Spencer
9 Mark Robinson

1 Tom Smith
2 Steve Thompson CAPTAIN
3 Pat Barnard
4 David Gerard
5 Christian Short
6 Paul Tupai
7 Darren Fox
8 Daniel Browne

Substitutes
16 Dylan Hartley
17 Chris Budgen
18 Matt Lord
19 Mark Easter
20 Ben Lewitt
21 Rob Laird
22 Chris Wyles