Wales v Italy Teams

Here are the teams for the clash in the RBS Six Nations at the Millennium Stadium on Saturday, 20 March 2010 with Kick-off: 1430 GMT.

This is the opportunity for Wales to get their season back on track and coach Warren Gatland said: (quote) We need to get it all clicking again, get the confidence back and go out and enjoy ourselves. (end quote)

Wales wing Shane Williams who said this week.(quote) We have been very frustrated with the way the Six Nations has gone. (end quote) Will be partnered by Tom Prydie, who will become the youngest Wales international at the age of 18 years and 25 days.

Tom Prydie
Tom Prydie


Wales: 15-Lee Byrne, 14-Tom Prydie, 13-James Hook, 12-Jamie Roberts, 11-Shane Williams, 10-Stephen Jones, 9-Mike Phillips; 1-Gethin Jenkins, 2-Matthew Rees, 3-Adam Jones, 4-Bradley Davies, 5-Luke Charteris, 6-Jonathan Thomas, 7-Sam Warburton, 8-Ryan Jones (captain).
Replacements: 16-Huw Bennett, 17-Paul James, 18-Ian Gough, 19-Gareth Delve, 20-Dwayne Peel, 21-Andrew Bishop, 22-Tom Shanklin.

Italy: 15-Luke McLean, 14-Kaine Robertson, 13-Gonzalo Canale, 12-Gonzalo Garcia, 11-Mirco Bergamasco, 10-Craig Gower, 9-Pablo Canavosio; 1-Salvatore Perugini, 2-Leonardo Ghiraldini (captain), 3-Martin Castrogiovanni, 4-Carlo Antonio Del Fava, 5-Quintin Geldenhuys, 6-Paul Derbyshire, 7-Mauro Bergamasco, 8-Alessandro Zanni.
Replacements: 16-Fabio Ongaro, 17-Matias Aguero, 18-Marco Bortolami, 19-Josh Sole, 20-Tito Tebaldi, 21-Riccardo Bocchino, 22-Matteo Pratichetti.


Referee: Wayne Barnes (England)

Touch judges: Marius Jonker (South Africa) & Stuart Terheege (England)

TV: Graham Hughes (England)