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Doran Jones starts in England midweek match, Dickson on bench

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Both players added to their tally of international caps in Saturday's test match in Durban. And both will have the chance to atone for that loss against the Springboks when they run out in Kimberley.

England head coach Stuart Lancaster has changed the entire starting 15 for Wendesday's game, with the Saints pair the only two players to be retained from the test match 22.

"Every one of the 22 is desperate to play," Lancaster said. "They have trained superbly and their attitude while waiting for their chance has been first class. There is a lot of competition for places across the board and Wednesday gives these players a chance to lay down a marker and for the whole squad to build some momentum towards Saturday's Test."

The game will be shown live on Sky Sports 1, with coverage starting at 1:30pm.


Tour Match

GWK Park, Kimberley

Wednesday, June 13th, 2012

Kick off 2pm BST

15 Alex Goode (Saracens)

14 David Strettle (Saracens)

13 Anthony Allen (Leicester Tigers)

12 Jordan Turner-Hall (Harlequins)

11 Christian Wade (London Wasps)

10 Charlie Hodgson (Saracens)

9 Danny Care (Harlequins)

1 Matt Mullan (Worcester Warriors)

2 Joe Gray (Harlequins)

3 Paul Doran Jones (Northampton Saints)

4 Graham Kitchener (Leicester Tigers)

5 George Robson (Harlequins)(capt)

6 James Haskell (Otago Highlanders)

7 Carl Fearns (Bath)

8 Thomas Waldrom (Leicester Tigers)


16 Tom Youngs (Leicester Tigers)

17 Rupert Harden (Gloucester)

18 Tom Palmer (Stade Francais)

19 Jamie Gibson (London Irish)

20 Lee Dickson (Northampton Saints)

21 George Lowe (Harlequins)

22 Nick Abendanon (Bath)

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