Thursday 21 September 2017

Ulster duo back in fold

IAN Humphreys and Nevin Spence return to action after their shoulder surgeries for Ulster this evening as they welcome Harlequins to Ravenhill (7.30).

Chris Henry captains the side alongside Pedrie Wannenburg and Willie Faloon in the back row, with youngsters Craig Gilroy, Conor Gaston and Adam D'Arcy lining up outside Humphreys and Paul Marshall in the backline.

The visitors have named a strong team, with Ugo Monye and Chris Robshaw starting, fresh from their axing from England's World Cup squad, while Nick Evans starts at fly-half.

Ulster -- A D'Arcy; C Gaston, D Cave, N Spence, C Gilroy; I Humphreys, P Marshall; P McAllister, A Kyriacou, J Cronin, L Stevenson, N McComb, P Wannenburg, W Faloon, C Henry (capt). Replacements: N Brady, C Black, A Macklin, T Barker, D Tuohy, R Diack, I Porter, P Jackson, I Whitten, L Marshall, P Nelson

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