Force lose Daley ahead of Sharks clash

Tue, 02 May 2017 06:40
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SQUAD ANNOUNCEMENT: The Western Force's injury list grew ahead of their match against the Sharks in Durban on Saturday.

A 27-man Western Force touring squad departed for South Africa on Sunday as the team begins a two-week tour for clashes against the Sharks in Durban before a historic maiden game against the Jaguares in Buenos Aires.

Loosehead prop Ben Daley has been ruled out of the tour after injuring his knee against the Lions on the weekend.

In a big boost for the Western Australian side, Wallaby lock Adam Coleman joins the touring party along with fellow second-row Richie Arnold.

Western Force Touring Squad: Richie Arnold, Marcel Brache, Luke Burton, Lewis Carmichael, Adam Coleman, Pek Cowan, Tetera Faulkner, Peter Grant, Richard Hardwick, Onehunga Havili, Ross Haylett-Petty, Matt Hodgson, Jono Lance, Semisi Masirewa, Bill Meakes, Isireli Naisarani, Alex Newsome, Tatafu Polota-Nau, Ian Prior, Anaru Rangi, Curtis Rona, Mitchell Short, Brynard Stander, Heath Tessmann, Francois Van Wyk, James Verity-Amm, Shambeckler Vui.

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