Jenkins bolsters Welsh pack
29 Nov 2012
Prop Gethin Jenkins will make a timely return for Wales’ clash against the Wallabies on Saturday.
Jenkins comes in for Paul James, while coach Warren Gatland has made several other changes to the side that lost to the All Blacks last week.
Lock Ian Evans returns from injury to replace a concussed Bradley Davies, who was felled by Andrew Hore in last week’s match. Aaron Shingler comes in for Ryan Jones at flank.
Wales – 15 Leigh Halfpenny, 14 Alex Cuthbert, 13 Jonathan Davies, 12 Jamie Roberts, 11 Liam Williams, 10 Rhys Priestland, 9 Mike Phillips, 8 Toby Faletau, 7 Sam Warburton (c), 6 Aaron Shingler, 5 Luke Charteris, 4 Ian Evans, 3 Scott Andrews, 2 Matthew Rees, 1 Gethin Jenkins.
Subs: 16 Ken Owens, 17 Ryan Bevington, 18 Samson Lee, 19 Ryan Jones, 20 Justin Tipuric, 21 Tavis Knoyle, 22 Dan Biggar, 23 Scott Williams.