Rugby-World Cup-Wales v Georgia

Rugby-World Cup-Wales v Georgia
By Reuters

21/09/2019 at 12:25Updated 21/09/2019 at 12:27

Sept 21 (Reuters) - Factbox on the Rugby World Cup Pool D fixture between Wales and Georgia: WHERE City of Toyota Stadium, Toyota WHEN Monday, Sept.

Sept 21 (Reuters) - Factbox on the Rugby World Cup Pool D
fixture between Wales and Georgia:

WHERE
City of Toyota Stadium, Toyota

WHEN
Monday, Sept. 23 at 7.15pm local time (1015 GMT)

WALES
World ranking: 5
Coach: Warren Gatland (New Zealand)
Captain: Alun Wyn Jones
Team: 15-Liam Williams, 14-George North, 13-Jonathan Davies,
12-Hadleigh Parkes, 11-Josh Adams, 10-Dan Biggar, 9-Gareth
Davies, 8-Josh Navidi, 7-Justin Tipuric, 6- Aaron Wainwright,
5-Alun Wyn Jones, 4-Jake Ball, 3-Tomas Francis, 2-Ken Owens,
1-Wyn Jones
Replacements: 16-Elliot Dee, 17-Nicky Smith, 18-Dillon
Lewis, 19-Aaron Shingler, 20-Ross Moriarty, 21-Tomos Williams,
22-Rhys Patchell, 23-Leigh Halfpenny.

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

OFFICIALS
Referee: Luke Pearce (England)
Assistants: Ben O'Keeffe (New Zealand), Matthew Carley
(England)
TMO: Rowan Kitt (England)

POOL D FIXTURES (date/opponent/venue)
WALES
Sept 29 v Australia Tokyo
Oct 9 v Fiji Oita
Oct 13 v Uruguay Kumamoto

GEORGIA
Sept 29 v Uruguay Kumagaya
Oct 3 v Fiji Osaka
Oct 11 v Australia Fukuroi

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

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