navy players selected for Combined Services

The Combined Services and Gloucester RFC have announced the CS v Samoa rugby match at Kingsholm, Gloucester on Wed 17 Nov 10, (KO 1945). CS has not played an international fixture for over 15 years and so this promises to be a very special event  - Samoa will face England at Twickenham just 3 days later! All profits will go to the Royal British Legion Poppy Appeal 2010.

Tickets are available from the Gloucester RFC ticket line. For more information, go to


CS will also play The Barbarians in the annual Remembrance Match at Aldershot rugby stadium on Tue 9 Nov 10 (KO 1930). Tickets for this are limited to 3000 and available via


The following Royal Navy players have been selected for the CS squad this year:


Greg Barden, Damo Chambers, Marsh Cormack, Josh Drauniniu, Gaz Evans, Owen Glastonbury, Cowboy John, Scott Llewellyn, Kyle Mason (Samoa only), Dave Pascoe and Ben Priddey.


Non travelling reserves: Jon Marlin, Stu McLaren (Samoa only)


Coaches - Owen Salmon