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Radradra, Naulago retained for Perpignan clash

Flying Fijians centre Semi Radradra and winger Siva Naulago have retained in the Bristol Bears starting XV for their European Rugby Champions Cup clash against the USA Perpignan tomorrow.

Naulago has been named in the starting team after making a return from a long waited injury last week and was instrumental in their 34-11 win over Zebre.

He is joined by Rich Lane and Deago Bailey in the back three.

James Williams who impressed coming off the bench last week receives his first start alongside Radradra in the midfield.

In the pack, Joe Batley and Dan Thomas start with Chris Vui and Jake Heenan dropping to the bench.

Players unavailable for selection are Jay Tyack, Bryan Byrne, Will Capon, Ed Holmes, Sam Jeffries, Steven Luatua, Sam Lewis, Will Porter, Sam Bedlow, Joe Jenkins, Piers O’Conor, Gabriel Ibitoye, Toby Fricker and Charles Piutau.

Bristol Bears will face USA Perpignan at 8am.

Bristol Bears:Rich Lane, Deago Bailey, Semi Radradra, James Williams, Siva Naulago, AJ MacGinty, Harry Randall, Ellis Genge (c), Harry Thacker, Kyle Sinckler, Joe Joyce, Joe Batley, Magnus Bradbury, Dan Thomas, Fitz Harding.

Reserves: Fred Davies, Jake Woolmore, Max Lahiff, Chris Vui, Jake Heenan, Andy Uren, Callum Sheedy, Jack Bates.

Romeka Romena
Romeka Romena
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