Rugby-World Cup-Australia v Georgia

Rugby-World Cup-Australia v Georgia
By Reuters

09/10/2019 at 14:29Updated 09/10/2019 at 14:32

Oct 9 (Reuters) - Factbox on the Rugby World Cup Pool D fixture between Australia and Georgia: WHERE Shizuoka Stadium, Fukuroi WHEN Friday, Oct.

Oct 9 (Reuters) - Factbox on the Rugby World Cup Pool D
fixture between Australia and Georgia:

WHERE
Shizuoka Stadium, Fukuroi

WHEN
Friday, Oct. 11 at 7.15pm local time (1015 GMT)

AUSTRALIA
World ranking: 6
Coach: Michael Cheika (Australia)
Captain: David Pocock
Team: 15-Kurtley Beale, 14-Jordan Petaia, 13-James O'Connor,
12-Samu Kerevi, 11-Marika Koroibete, 10-Matt To'omua, 9-Nic
White, 8-Isi Naisarani, 7-David Pocock, 6-Jack Dempsey, 5-Rory
Arnold, 4-Izack Rodda, 3-Sekope Kepu, 2-Tolu Latu, 1-Scott Sio
Replacements: 16-Jordan Uelese, 17-James Slipper, 18-Taniela
Tupou, 19-Adam Coleman, 20-Michael Hooper, 21-Will Genia,
22-Christian Lealiifano, 23-Dane Haylett-Petty.

GEORGIA
World ranking: 13
Coach: Milton Haig (New Zealand)
Captain: Merab Sharikadze
Team: 15-Soso Matiashvili, 14-Giorgi Kveseladze, 13-David
Kacharava, 12-Merab Sharikadze, 11-Alexander Todua, 10-Lasha
Khmaladze, 9-Gela Aprasidze, 8-Beka Gorgadze, 7-Mamuka Gorgodze,
6-Beka Saginadze, 5-Konstantine Mikautadze, 4-Giorgi Nemsadze,
3-Beka Gigashvili, 2-Shalva Mamukashvili, 1-Mikheil Nariashvili
Replacements: 16-Jaba Bregvadze, 17-Guram Gogichashvili,
18-Giorgi Melikidze, 19-Otari Giorgadze, 20-Giorgi
Tkhilaishvili, 21-Vasil Lobzhanidze, 22-Lasha Malaguradze,
23-Tamaz Mchedlidze.

OFFICIALS
Referee: Pascal Gauzere (France)
Assistants: Jerome Garces (France), Shuhei Kubo (Japan)
TMO: Marius Jonker (South Africa)

POOL D RESULTS (date/opponent/venue)
AUSTRALIA
Sept 21 Australia 39-21 Fiji Sapporo
Sept 29 Australia 25-29 Wales Tokyo
Oct 5 Australia 45-10 Uruguay Oita

GEORGIA
Sept 23 Georgia 14-43 Wales Toyota
Sept 29 Georgia 33-7 Uruguay Kumagaya
Oct 3 Georgia 10-45 Fiji Osaka

(Compiled by Shrivathsa Sridhar in Bengaluru; editing by Tony
Lawrence)

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