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Hong Kong Boss Names 28-Man Squad For Simbas Test

Hong Kong line-up against Kenya Simbas in their World Rugby Test Clash at RFUEA Grounds, Nairobi last year. PHOTO/KRU

NAIROBI, Kenya- Hong Kong has named a 28-man squad for their World Rugby Test tour to Kenya where they will play two games against Kenya 15s Simbas in Nairobi.

Hong Kong head coach Leigh Jones will lead his side against Simbas for the first Test next Sunday (August 20) before the two sides clash again on August 26 at the Rugby Union of East Africa Grounds (RFUEA) in the Kenyan capital.

The Dragons, who are scheduled to arrive in Nairobi next Friday with Jones naming a team that includes Liam Owens, Matt Roslee and Mike Parfitt who earned their first caps in Hong Kong’s 10-34 loss to Kenya at RFUEA last year.

Alex Ng Wai Shing, Ben Higgins, Fin Field, Jack Parfitt, Jamie Tsang, Nick Hewson, Tyler Spitz and Tony Wong Ho–yeung who were part of the visiting party in 2016 also made the squad.

-Story by Kenya Rugby Union

Hong Kong Squad

Alex Ng Wai Shing, Benjamin Higgins, Callum McFeat Smith, Daniel Barlow, Dayne Jans, Evi Saua, Fin Field, Jack Parfitt, James Christie, James Cunningham, Jamie Tsang, Kyle Sullivan, Lex Rauca, Liam Galleher, Liam Owens, Liam Slatem, Marcus Ramage, Matthew Lamming, Matthew Roslee, Michael Parfitt, Nicholas Hewson, Pierce Mackinlay-West, Robert Keith, Sam Purvis, Sebastien Alfonsi, Thomas Lamobley, Tyler Spitz, Tony Wong Ho-yeung

Management: Leigh Jones (Head Coach), Andrew Hall, Craig Hammond, Mark Fatialofa (Assistant Coaches), Luke Davey (Strength & Conditioning), Chris Davies (Analyst), Amanda O’Reilly (Physiotherapist), Seth Chan (Physio Assistant)

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