Cornish Pirates Kick Off Year Of Celebration
September 4 2015
The Cornish Pirates kick off their year of celebration on Sunday when Nottingham visit the Menaye Field in Penzance
Cornish Pirates v Nottingham
Sunday 6th September 2015
Greene King IPA Championship Rd 1
Mennaye Field Penzance
Gates - Food - Bars Open 13:00
Kick Off 15:00
This opening match of the Greene King IPA Championship should be a cracker and set up a day to party at the Mennaye.
The Pirates are celebrating ten years as Cornish Pirates and a the Stadium For Cornwall now on track to open in August 2017.
These are hugely exciting times to be a Pirate and they are expecting a large celebratory crowd.
They are advising people to buy advance tickets to avoid the queues and save money into the bargain.
The Pirates have selected a strong side that includes 3 new faces. Full-back Toby May and scrum half Alex Day are both set to start, whilst Will Cargill takes a place on the bench.
15 Toby May, 14 Kyle Moyle, 13 Tom Hendrickson, 12 Rheon James
11 Craig Holland, 10 Kieran Hallett, 9 Alex Day
1 Paul Andrew, 2 Rob Elloway, 3 Jack Andrew, 4 Marcus Garratt
5 Chris Morgan (capt), 6 Alex Cheesman, 7 Joe Atkinson
8 Laurie McGlone.
16 Tom Channon, 17 Adam Jamieson, 18 Will Graulich, 19 Jake Parker
20 Mike Pope, 21 Will Cargill, 22 Tom Riley.
Referee: Craig Maxwell-Keys (RFU)
Assistants: Dino Maddern & Jonathan Healy
Official 4:Daniel Parrott
Assessor Lloyd Jackson
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