Lucock returns for Nottingham clash this Friday

Lucock returns for Nottingham clash this Friday


Yorkshire Carnegie Director of Rugby, Chris Stirling, has made five changes to his team for their Greene King IPA Championship away game against Nottingham this Friday 8th February, kick off 7.45pm.

Pete Lucock, who missed the team’s quarter final game against Bedford Blues with a shoulder injury returns at centre and will partner Elijah Niko, who has scored four tries in five games.  Jacob Umaga starts at full back, replacing Chris Elder who misses out this week.

The rest of the changes come in the forwards with Marc Thomas returning from a head injury and  Joe Buckle, Craig Mitchell and Fa’atiga Lemalu all coming into the starting line up.

15. Jacob Umaga, 14. Harry Davey, 13. Elijah Niko, 12. Pete Lucock, 11. George Watkins, 10.  Jade Te Rure, 9.   JB Bruzulier, 1. Marc Thomas, 2. Joe Buckle, 3. Craig Mitchell, 4. Cian Romaine, 5. Fa’atiga Lemalu, 6.  Lewis Wilson, 7.  Richard Mayhew (c), 8.  Dan Temm

16. Dylan Donnellan, 17. Nic Mayhew, 18. Andy Foster, 19.  Matt Smith, 20. Trystan Lloyd, 21. Sam Wolstenholme, 22. Andy Forsyth