Next LIVE rugby on TV
to be announced
Wed, 31 Jul 2013 14:30:05 +0000
  • Switch Edition
ESPN SCRUM / England / News
England in New Zealand 2014
Sivivatu named in updated Barbarians squad
ESPN Staff
May 16, 2014
Sitiveni Sivivatu has 33 tries in 48 Tests © Getty Images

New Zealand wing Sitiveni Sivivatu will make his first appearance for the Barbarians when they take on England at Twickenham on June 1.

The Clermont star, who scored 33 tries in 48 Tests for the All Blacks, is one of 12 players named in an updated Barbarians squad to face England before they fly to New Zealand to begin a three-Test series.

Sivivatu joins the likes of All Blacks colleagues Hosea Gear, Andrew Hore and Joe Rokocoko, and Australians Brock James and James O'Connor in a squad that currently boasts more than 400 international caps between them.

The remainder of the squad, which will be coached by Worcester Warrior's Dean Ryan, is set to be confirmed next week.

Barbarians group, backs: Jimmy Cowan (Gloucester & New Zealand), Hosea Gear (Toulouse & New Zealand), Brock James (Clermont), James O'Connor (London Irish & Australia), Joe Rokocoko (Bayonne & New Zealand), Benson Stanley (Clermont & New Zealand), Sitiveni Sivivatu (Clermont & New Zealand).

Forwards: Andrew Hore (Unattached & New Zealand), Juan-Martin Leguizamon (Lyon & Argentina), Sona Taumalolo (Perpignan & Tonga), Joe Tekori (Toulouse & Samoa), Davit Zirakashvili (Clermont & Georgia).

© ESPN Sports Media Ltd

Live Sports

Communication error please reload the page.

  • Golf

    Gallacher keeps Ryder Cup hopes alive

    Stephen Gallacher shot a second-round 65 at the Italian Open to keep his hopes of qualifying for Europe's Ryder Cup team alive

  • Football

    Lallana available for Tottenham trip

    Brendan Rodgers has confirmed that Liverpool midfielder Adam Lallana is fit to face Tottenham on Sunday afternoon

  • Football

    Richards and Sinclair could leave City

    Manuel Pellegrini admits Micah Richards and Scott Sinclair could leave Manchester City before the transfer window closes after telling them they are not in his first-team plans

  • Football

    Torres must ask to leave Chelsea

    Jose Mourinho says he will only consider selling Fernando Torres if the striker tells him he wants to leave Chelsea

  • Football

    United not after Carvalho and cool on Vidal

    Manchester United have no interest in signing Sporting Lisbon's William Carvalho and are no longer planning to bring in Arturo Vidal from Juventus before the end of transfer window, sources have told ESPN

Sponsored Links
Make $170 in 60 seconds!
Google Vs Facebook, 60 sec. knock out! Choose a champion, Become a Winner!
Make $25 in 1 Minute!
Start trading with the biggest broker! Register now to receive $25 for FREE!